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Question Who needs a fishing license and where can I get one? How much does a fishing license cost?

Answer Generally, every person 16 years old and over must have a valid fishing license to fish the freshwaters of New York. Licenses can be obtained from a number of license issuing agents across the state (town and county clerks, some major discount stores, and many sporting goods stores. Licenses are also available online. License fees depend on the type of license required.

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URL: http://www.dec.ny.gov/permits/6091.html

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