Update on Lake Ontario fisheries

Date(s) - Thursday, Mar 07, 2019
6:30 pm - 9:30 pm

Cornell Cooperative Extension Training Center


Learn about the state of Lake Ontario fisheries at a meeting from  6:30 – 9 p.m. Thursday, March 7 at the Cornell Cooperative Extension Building, 4487 Lake Ave., Lockport.

The meeting is co-hosted by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Niagara County Cooperative Extension and the Niagara County Sportfishery Development Board.

Staff from DEC and the United States Geological Survey will make a number of presentations, including updates on the status of trout and salmon fisheries in the lake and its tributaries, forage fish and stocking programs. The meetings will provide ample time at the end of the scheduled program for the audience to ask questions and interact with the presenters.

See more information about DEC’s Lake Ontario fisheries assessment programs here.

For more information, contact Christopher Legard, NYSDEC Lake Ontario Unit Leader at the Cape Vincent Fisheries Research Station, at (315) 654-2147.