Fishing Spots, Reports, and Regulations in Gravesend Bay

4.8

Kings County, NY

Place public
Water Brackish
Clarity -
Depth >20 ft

If you're planning to go fishing at Gravesend Bay, it's essential to be aware of the local fishing regulations in the Kings County area. These regulations are in place to protect the environment and ensure a sustainable fishing experience. Before you cast your line, it's crucial to familiarize yourself with the rules and boundaries governing fishing in this area, as well as the specific regulations applicable to Gravesend Bay.

You can find detailed information about the fishing regulations and legal requirements by consulting local authorities and resources in Kings County, New York, United States of America. This knowledge will help ensure a responsible and enjoyable fishing trip at Gravesend Bay.

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Gravesend Bay Fishing Map

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Fish Species to Catch in the Gravesend Bay, NY

While you're at it, don't forget to check the fishing regulations at Gravesend Bay to understand the specifics of catching each fish in New York.

There are countless Gravesend Bay fish species to lure and explore on your next fishing trip. Every fish has its own set of rules and requirements that you must follow. Each fish species is subject to unique regulations, including fishing seasons, size limits, possession limits, and more.

Explore the fishing regulations for Bluefish, Summer flounder, Striped bass, Black seabass, Pink dentex, Bluefish, Dusky smooth hound , as of June 13, 2024, to ensure you are in compliance with the latest rules. To view regulations for a different fish species, please select your preferred species from the list.

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Bluefish

#Popular
Regulation

Season

Always open

Bag limit

3

Max size

-

Min size

No

Measurement

-

Prohibited methods

-

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Summer flounder

#Popular
Regulation

Season

Opened from May 1, to October 9.

Bag limit

4

Max size

-

Min size

18.5"

Measurement

Total length

Additional information

-

Prohibited methods

-

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Striped bass

#Popular
Regulation

Season

Opened from April 15, to December 15 (Saltwater). Opened from April 1, to November 30 (Freshwater).

Bag limit

1

Max size

31" (Saltwater); 28" (Freshwater)

Min size

28" (Saltwater); 18" (Freshwater)

Measurement

Total length

Additional information

-

Prohibited methods

-

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Black seabass

Regulation

Season

Opened from June 23, to August 31; September 1, to December 31.

Bag limit

3

Max size

-

Min size

16"

Measurement

Total length

Prohibited methods

-

Above are just a few of the species found in Gravesend Bay. However, for complete information about the rules for fishing in Gravesend Bay you can use the Fishbox app. Fishbox is your trusted assistant, providing detailed regulations for 7 species of fish in Gravesend Bay.

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Fishing Spots Near the Gravesend Bay

Must visit the following nearest Gravesend Bay fishing spots on your next fishing trip to extend the fun.

4.2

Kings County, NY

8 hot spots

4.9

Kings County, NY

10 hot spots

4.2

Richmond County, NY

5 hot spots

4.7

Queens County, NY

9 hot spots

4.8

Monmouth County, NJ

10 hot spots

4.8

Richmond County, NY

10 hot spots

4.4

New York County, NY

4 hot spots

4.5

Queens County, NY

6 hot spots

4.1

Hudson County, NJ

8 hot spots

4.7

New York County, NY

10 hot spots

Tips and Tricks for Fishing on Gravesend Bay

  • It's important to pay attention to the water temperature while fishing at Gravesend Bay. Both coldwater and hot water makes fish inactive. The bay is ideal for fishing when the weather is calm.
  • During warmer months the best catches here are bass, sole, and silver eels. During colder months - cod and whiting.
  • Spinning rod, bait rig, deceivers, and surf rod will help you to catch some good fish, especially the bluefish.

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