Charlotte Creek Fish Species Present Brown Trout
Description of Fishery Charlotte Creek flows for 28.8 miles before entering the Susquehanna River near Oneonta. The stream supports wild brown and brook trout throughout its length. Beaver dams are common in the upper reaches. The wild trout population is supplemented with the stocking of approximately 4,900 yearling and 300 two year old brown trout in the 10.7 mile reach between the hamlets of Davenport Center and Fergusonville annually.
About Public Fishing Rights Public Fishing Rights (PFR’s) are permanent easements purchased by the NYSDEC from willing landowners, giving anglers the right to fish and walk along the bank (usually a 33’ strip on one or both banks of the stream). This right is for the purpose of fishing only and no other purpose. Treat the land with respect to insure the continuation of this right and privilege. Fishing privileges may be available on some other private lands with permission of the land owner. Courtesy toward the land-owner and respect for their property will insure their continued use. These generalized location maps are intended to aid anglers in finding PFR segments and are ...
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