Fish Species

Fish Species Found in our Lakes

The following information about the fish species found in our lakes was derived from the North Carolina Sport Fish Identification Pocket Guide (NC Wildlife Resources Commission), Some Common Freshwater Fish Caught in North Carolina (NC Wildlife Resources Commission) and members of the Connestee Falls Fishing Club.

Click on each fish for information.

* Connestee Falls may restrict, but not relax, North Carolina fishing regulations. All Connestee Falls regulations are within state limits. However, should state fishing regulations ever become more restrictive than our local regulations, the state directives would take precedence.

@ Illustration Copyright J R Tomelleri