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Frequently Asked Questions
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This page contains links to our Frequently Asked Question topic pages (FAQs) which contain a wealth of fishing and boating related information. Also listed are a selection of more specialized topics of interest.
FAQs by Subject
Fishing Boating Amphibians & reptiles
Fishing licenses Boat registration & titling Pond management
Public access Boating safety & PWC Website
Additional Questions & Answers
Fishing
bulletAvian Botulism at Lake Erie
bulletBarotrauma - video
bulletCatch and release - mortality
bulletFish kills, natural
bulletFizzing
bulletFlood effects
bulletSchuylkill River - Pottsville/Middleport
bulletSlot limits
bulletWarm/coolwater fishing
bulletWhite fly hatch
Fishing Licenses & Regulations
bulletAquarium, moving caught fish into
bulletCorn for bait, chumming
bulletCulling
bulletDisplay of licenses
bulletDisposition of evidence
bulletFish for free days
bulletFishing without a license
bulletHistory of license formats
bulletSocial security numbers
bulletSplit shots, use in FFO areas
bulletStonecats as bait
bulletSunday fishing
bulletTrot lines
Fish
bulletBass, black
bulletBowfin
bulletBurbot (freshwater cod)
bulletCarp, dead in Susquehanna
bulletCarp in a pond
bulletHybrid fish
bulletMusky, odd behavior
bulletPacu (not piranha)
bulletPike, yellow
bulletSpawning, can stocked fish?
bulletTagged fish
bulletTagging fish
bulletWalleye, tumors on
bulletWarm/coolwater stocking survival
bulletWorms/parasites in fish
Boating
bulletAbandoned boat, register/title
bulletAccident information
bulletAnchor rope
bulletCompliance inspections
bulletInner tubes, launching
bulletNoise
bulletSales/use tax on documented boats
bulletUnpowered to motorboat registration
Amphibians & Reptiles
bulletBryozoan - mysterious blobs
bulletCrayfish
bulletHellbenders
bulletSnakes as pets
bulletSnakes, more in summer
Miscellaneaous
bulletCommemorative coins
bulletCrossing railroad tracks
bulletDidymo
bulletFoam floating on water
bulletGifts/donations to the PFBC
bulletSpecial fish warden badges
Trout
bulletAlkalinity & trout streams
bulletBest chances to catch trout
bulletBrook trout or char?
bulletColor (wild or hatchery)
bulletExt. season/wild trout waters
bulletGolden trout
bulletOpening day history
bulletOpening day, why earlier regional
bulletSpawning trout, male or female
bulletState Fish Hatcheries
bulletSteelhead or rainbow?
bulletStocking - announcing inseason
bulletStocking of brookies
bulletStocking, late-season
bulletTiger trout & hybrids
bulletYear-round trout fishing
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Frequently asked questions
bulletAmphibians & reptiles
bulletBoating
bulletBoat reg/titling
bulletBoating safety
bulletFishing
bulletFishing licenses
bulletPond management
bulletPublic access
bulletWebsite
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