No fishing license needed this weekend

ALBANY — This Saturday and Sunday is a Free Fishing Weekend in New York state, the second of six Free Fishing Days recognized across the state each year.

During designated free fishing days, New York residents and non-residents are permitted to fish without having to buy a fishing license. All other fishing regulations remain in effect.

Remaining Free Fishing Days in 2021 include National Hunting and Fishing Day (Sept. 25) and Veterans Day (Nov. 11).


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