Wildlife Refuge hosts youth fishing days on June 4, June 11

Posted 31 May 2022 at 5:09 pm

Press Release, Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge

Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge in Alabama, NY, is providing a Youth Fishing Opportunity on Saturday, June 4th and June 11th, 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Both mornings, youth 15 and younger are invited to Ringneck Marsh, where they can fish with their families, learn about fish biology, and improve angling techniques with the help from refuge staff. Fishing poles, equipment, and worms will be available for visitors to use, if needed, at the Ringneck Marsh parking lot.

Ringneck Marsh will have fishing open to public as usual. Anglers 16 and older are required to have a fishing license.

Please find us on Facebook @IroquoisNationalWildlifeRefuge, visit our web site or contact Refuge staff at 585.948.5445 for more information about Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge.

The mission of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service is working with others to conserve, protect and enhance fish, wildlife, plants and their habitats for the continuing benefit of the American people. We are both a leader and trusted partner in fish and wildlife conservation, known for our scientific excellence, stewardship of lands and natural resources, dedicated professionals and commitment to public service.