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441 Plum Creek Road   Sunbury, PA  
17801                  570 495-4665 Ext 306
Email: info@littleshamokincreek-watershed.org
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April 25
May 2018
April 24
Feb. 2018
Feb. 28
May 23
LSCWA monthly meeting, NCCD Ag. Center, 441 Plum Creek Rd, Sunbury @ 6:30 pm.  Our monthly
meetings are open to all who are interested in our mission and activities.
March 2018
Mar. 28
LSCWA monthly meeting, NCCD Ag. Center, 441 Plum Creek Rd, Sunbury @ 6:30 pm.  Our monthly
meetings are open to all who are interested in our mission and activities.
April 2018
April 7
We will be stocking trout in the Youth Only fishing area along Comfort Road.  This day is the mentored
youth fishing day for our area.  We will be leaving the Long Center at 7:30 AM to travel to Fiddlers Run
Cooperative Trout Hatchery to pick up the trout.  We will be returning to the Comfort Rd. area around 9:00
AM to stock the trout. Volunteers are needed to haul and help stock the trout.  
April 14
Opening day of trout fishing on Little Shamokin Creek.  The public is invited to park and fish at our property
located at 182 Houser Road.
At the request of the landowners Sonny Comfort and Jeff Pontius, the PA Fish and Boat
Commission has established a "SPECIAL REGULATIONS, CHILDREN ONLY" fishing area on Little
Shamokin Creek. This regulation makes the area available to fishing exclusively for children 12
years of age and younger, and will be in effect April
7 thru May 31, 2018.  April 7 is the mentored
youth fishing day on the stream, fishing is allowed for ages 12 or younger 8:00 am TILL 7:00 pm
ONLY.  Per PAF&BC regulations, adults are not allowed to fish or kill any trout on the mentored
youth day.   There is a 2 trout maximum limit for all youth.  No fishing is allowed from April 7 at 7:00
PM until April 14 which is the opening day for youth fishing trout on these waters.  After May 31,
2018, this area will be open to fishing for all ages.

The area included is;
THE TRANSMISSION LINE CROSSING UPSTREAM OF THE INTERSECTION OF COMFORT RD(T-538)  
AND MILLER RD (T-479): Lat: 40.824553, Long: -76.751857, downstream to the BRIDGE ON
COMFORT RD.: Lat: 40.829653, Long: -76.750070.  
Signs have been placed at this area to inform the public of this action, and will be closely
monitored by PA F&BC enforcement officers and others.

The regulation stipulates that any adult who assists a child (12 years of age and under) by casting
or retrieving a fishing line or fishing rod is NOT required to possess a valid fishing license
provided that the child remains within arms’ reach of the assisting adult and is actively involved
in the fishing activity. An adult may assist a child by baiting hooks, removing fish from the line,
netting fish, and preparing the fishing rod for use.  Adults MAY NOT "set the hook" for a child.
We will be stocking trout in the Youth Only fishing area along Comfort Road.  This day is the mentored
youth fishing day for our area.  We will be leaving the Long Center at 7:30 AM to travel to Fiddlers Run
Cooperative Trout Hatchery to pick up the trout.  We will be returning to the Comfort Rd. area around 9:00
AM to stock the trout. Volunteers are needed to haul and help stock the trout.  
We will be stocking trout for our annual Youth Trout Derby in the 1.1 mile section of the creek from
Hallowing Run Road downstream to 580 yards below Houser Road.   We will be leaving the Long Center at
5:30 PM to travel to Fiddlers Run Cooperative Trout Hatchery to pick up the trout.  We will be returning to
the Long Center area around 7:00 PM to stock the trout. Volunteers are needed to haul and help stock the
trout.  Other volunteers are needed to place special regulation signs in this area,  This area is closed to all
fishing by others from this day until after the Youth Derby April 28 and military fishing day on April 29.
Starting April 30 this area is open for fishing for all ages.
LSCWA monthly meeting, NCCD Ag. Center, 441 Plum Creek Rd, Sunbury @ 6:30 pm.  Our monthly
meetings are open to all who are interested in our mission and activities.
April 28
We will be hosting our 7th annual youth trout derby.  More information will be provided at a later date.
April 29
In partnership with Sunbury VFW Post 1532 we will be hosting our 3rd annual military fishing day.  Fishing on
this day will be exclusively for active duty and retired U.S. personnel .  More information will be provided at a
later date.
May 12
We will holding a chicken barbeque to raise funds for our Long Environmental Center.  Delivery can be
arranged. More information will be provided in the future.
LSCWA monthly meeting at 6:30PM  Long Center pavilion or NCCD Ag. Center, 441 Plum Creek Rd,
Sunbury depending on weather conditions .  Our monthly meetings are open to all who are interested in our
mission and activities.