Maine Special Fishing Laws (S)

Please review this section to determine if the body of water you wish to fish has any special regulations that differ from the General Fishing Laws Seasons and Bag Limits or the General Fishing Laws.

Note: If the body of water is not listed, then the General Fishing Seasons and Bag Limits and General Fishing Laws apply.
Keep in mind, some waters (tributaries, outlets, connected waters) are NOT listed individually and may be listed with the main waterbody, or waters with an S-3 code (direct tributaries closed to taking of smelts). Some waters are collectively listed under one of the following listings: Allagash Wilderness Waterway, Baxter State Park.

Select the first letter of the water you are searching for below:

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SABAO LAKE, LOWER , T35 MD. (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-33.

SABATTUS POND, Greene, Sabattus, Wales. (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Daily bag limit on white perch: 25 fish.

SABBATH DAY POND AND TRIBUTARIES, Township E. (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-16.

SABBATH DAY LAKE, New Gloucester. (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-2, S-3. Dipping smelts permitted only in outlet. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SACO RIVER, Fryeburg to Saco. General fishing laws apply, except: From the Maine/New Hampshire border in Fryeburg to Cataract Dam in Saco: Open to open water and ice fishing from January 1 – December 31, S-19. The use of all legal forms of bait, artificial lures, and artificial flies is permitted.

SADDLEBACK LAKE, Dallas Plt. (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO. Motorboats prohibited. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SADDLEBACK POND, Sandy River Plt. (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAFFORD POND, Lexington Twp. (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SAG POND, T13 R10 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT ALBANS WMA POND, Saint Albans (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SAINT CROIX LAKE, T7&8 R4 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B.

SAINT CROIX RIVER, Forest City Twp to Calais. General fishing laws apply, except: S-33. International Water.

East Grand Lake Dam, Forest City Twp: The area within 75 feet of the downstream mouth of the fishway is closed to fishing at all times (Title 12, subsection 12457).

From Mud Lake to Spednic Lake, Forest City, T10 R3 NBPP. Closed to the taking of smallmouth bass.

From Grand Falls Dam to the Milltown Dam, Baileyville, Baring Twp, Calais. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – October 31: ALO. All fish caught must be released alive at once, except no size or bag limit on largemouth bass.

Grand Falls Powerhouse Dam, Baileyville: The fishway and the area within 75 feet of any part of the fishway are closed to fishing at all times (Title 12, subsection 12457).

Woodland Dam, Baileyville: The fishway and the area within 75 feet of any part of the fishway are closed to fishing at all times (Title 12, subsection 12457).

From Milltown Dam to the Unionville Bridge located at the end of Todd Street in Calais. FFO.

SAINT FRANCIS LAKE, T8 R16 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT FRANCIS RIVER, Big Twenty Twp to T18 R10 WELS. General fishing laws apply, except: The general law maximum length limit on landlocked salmon does not apply. From October 1 – November 30: ALO. Open to taking bass and muskellunge only. International Water.

SAINT FROID LAKE, T14 R7 WELS, Winterville Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-2, S-3, S-16. Daily bag limit on landlocked salmon: 3 fish; minimum length limit: 12 inches. (See also Fish River Thoroughfares).

SAINT GEORGE LAKE, Liberty (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-8, S-22. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon: 16 inches. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7. Open to ice fishing in January and February only. March: S-1.

SAINT GEORGE RIVER, Liberty to Warren. From St. George Lake in Liberty, downstream to the head of tide in Warren. General fishing laws apply, except: Open to open water fishing from January 1 – December 31. Total daily bag limit on trout, landlocked salmon, and togue: 1 fish. The use of all legal forms of bait, artificial lures, and artificial flies is permitted.

SAINT JOHN POND, 1ST (LOWER), T4 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT JOHN POND, 1ST (UPPER), T4 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT JOHN POND, 2ND, T4 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT JOHN POND, 3RD, T4 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SAINT JOHN POND, 4TH, T5 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SAINT JOHN POND, 5TH, T5&6 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO. Open to taking muskellunge only. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SAINT JOHN RIVER, Big Ten Twp to Hamlin.

From the confluence of the Northwest and Southwest Branches of the St. John River in Big Ten Twp downstream to the eastern most border of the town of Hamlin: General fishing laws apply, except: B. The general law maximum length limit on landlocked salmon does not apply. Closed to the taking of live baitfish except by hook and line. From October 1 – November 30: ALO. Open to taking bass and muskellunge only.

From the confluence with the St. Francis River in St. Francis downstream to the eastern most border of the town of Hamlin: International Water.

SAINT JOHN RIVER, BAKER BRANCH, T5 R17 WELS to T9 R17 WELS. General fishing laws apply, except: Closed to the taking of live baitfish except by hook and line. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO. Open to taking bass and muskellunge only.

SAINT JOHN RIVER, NORTHWEST AND SOUTHWEST BRANCHES, T12 R17 WELS to Big Ten Twp and T5 R20 WELS to Big Ten Twp. General fishing laws apply, except: Closed to the taking of live baitfish except by hook and line. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO. Open to taking bass and muskellunge only.

SALMON FALLS RIVER, Acton, Lebanon, Berwick, South Berwick. General fishing laws for Interstate Waters apply, except: CI.

From the Great East Lake Dam downstream to tidewater (excluding all lakes and ponds on the river): Open to open water fishing from January 1 – December 31.

(Below Berwick: 6-12 meals a year. See Fish Consumption Advisories).

SALMON POND, Greenville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-7.

SALMON POND, T10 SD (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-10. Daily bag limit on trout: 5 fish. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SALMON POND, T30 MD BPP (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-10. Daily bag limit on trout: 5 fish. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SALMON POND, T4 R13 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-16. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SALMON STREAM LAKE, T1 R6 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Open to open water and ice fishing from January 1 – December 31.

SALMON STREAM LAKE, LITTLE, T1 R6 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Open to open water and ice fishing from January 1 – December 31.

SALMON STREAM POND, Guilford. Closed to all fishing.

SALT POND, Cushing, Friendship (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-10.

SAM AYERS STREAM, T2 R9 NWP. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply to that portion located in Indian Territory. Penobscot Indian Territory.

SAND POND, Baldwin (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SAND POND, Chesterville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SAND POND, Limington (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI, CO. S-4. Motorboats prohibited.

SAND POND, North Berwick, Sanford (South Region). General fishing laws apply. Motorboats over 10 horsepower prohibited.

SAND POND (WALDEN POND), Denmark (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SANDY (SAND) POND, Embden (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-19. Motorboats over 10 horsepower prohibited. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SANDY RIVER, Sandy River Plt to Starks. General fishing laws apply, except:

From its origin at the outlet of the Sandy River Ponds to the upper (Route 142) bridge in Phillips: ALO, S-19.

From the upper (Route 142) bridge in Phillips, downstream to its confluence with the Kennebec River, Starks and Norridgewock: S-19. From October 1 – October 31: ALO, S-21.

SANDY RIVER PONDS, Sandy River Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SANDY STREAM POND, Mount Katahdin (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SAPONAC POND, Burlington, Grand Falls Twp (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: No size or bag limit on largemouth bass.

SAWTELLE DEADWATER, T6 R7 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SAWTELLE POND, T7 R8 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SAWYER POND, Greenville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-8, S-19. Open to open water fishing from April 1 – November 30: S-19.

SCARBOROUGH WILDLIFE MANAGEMENT AREA, Scarborough. General fishing laws apply. Motorboats prohibited on that portion of the area upstream of the abandoned railroad right-of-way from March 1 – September 30.

SCHOODIC BROOK, Cherryfield. General fishing laws apply, except: Closed from red marker at its mouth to red marker 1,000 feet upstream.

SCHOODIC LAKE, Brownville, Lakeview Plt, T4 R9 NWP (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-2, S-3, S-19, S-22. Daily bag limit on togue: 6 fish; minimum length limit: 14 inches, only 1 may exceed 23 inches. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon: 21 inches.

SCHOODIC LAKE, Cherryfield (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-13. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SCHOOLHOUSE POND, Avon (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-16. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SCITUATE POND, York (South Region). General fishing laws apply. Motorboats with internal combustion engines prohibited.

SCOPAN LAKE, T10&11 R4 WELS, Masardis, Ashland (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-3, S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SCOPAN STREAM, Masardis, Ashland. General fishing laws apply, except: All landlocked salmon caught must be released alive at once. From October 1 – March 31: ALO, S-7.

SCRAGGLEY LAKE, T5 R1 NBPP (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SCRAGGLY LAKE, T7 R8 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SCRIBNERS BOG, Squaretown Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SEAL COVE POND, Tremont (South Region). General fishing laws apply. Motorboats over 10 horsepower prohibited.

SEAVEY STREAM, Wesley, T19 ED BPP. General fishing laws apply, except: S-29.

SEBAGO LAKE, AND ALL DIRECT TRIBUTARIES INCLUDING RIVERS, Naples, etc. (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-1. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon: 16 inches. No bag limit for togue under 23 inches and no minimum length limit. Daily bag limit on togue greater than 33 inches: 1 fish. All togue between 23 – 33 inches must be released alive at once. All trout (excluding lake trout) and landlocked salmon caught while ice fishing must be released immediately without removal from the water. Closed to all fishing within 100 feet of White’s Bridge.

From October 1 – December 31: ALO. Togue may be harvested as described above.

From October 1 – March 31: All trout (excluding lake trout) and landlocked salmon caught while open water fishing must be released alive at once. Direct tributaries are closed to fishing, except for the lower reach of the Muddy River south of the Lake House Road and the lower reach of the Sticky River northeast of the Route 114 crossing. Closed to open water fishing is the “mouth of the Songo River”, which is the area to the north of a line drawn between Bear Point and Outer Island and then along a line to the north shore.

Portland Water District restrictions (1) the portion of Sebago Lake within 3,000 feet of the water intakes n Standish is a “No Trespassing” zone (including boating and fishing); and (2) the area within 2 miles of the water intakes is a “No Bodily Contact” zone and no motor vehicles are allowed on the ice (ATVs and snowmobiles are allowed).

SEBAGO LAKE, LITTLE, Gray, Windham (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SEBASTICOOK RIVER, Harmony to Winslow. General fishing laws apply, except:

From the red markers at the outlet of Lake Como to its confluence with Great Moose Pond: Closed to taking smelts from midnight to noon each day.

From the Great Moose Pond Dam in Hartland downstream to the Benton Falls Dam in Benton: S-19. Open to open water and ice fishing from January 1 – December 31. From August 16 to November 30: ALO.

From the Benton Falls Dam in Benton downstream to the confluence with the Kennebec River in Winslow: ALO (single hook only). Open to open water fishing from January 1 – December 31. Total daily bag limit on landlocked salmon and trout: 2 fish. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon and trout: 12 inches.

Exception: Anglers under 16 year of age may fish under S-4 from 150 feet downstream of the Benton Falls dam fishway to the confluence of Pattee Brook in Winslow.

(Corinna/Hartland to Winslow: 2 fish meals a month. See Fish Consumption Advisories).

SEBASTICOOK RIVER, EAST BRANCH, Dexter to Detroit. General fishing laws apply, except:

From the dam on Little Wassookeag to the downstream side of the Liberty Street Bridge: S-9, S-19.

From the Liberty Street Bridge downstream to the confluence with the Sebasticook River: S-19. The use of all legal forms of bait, artificial lures, and artificial flies is permitted. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

(2 fish meals a month. See Fish Consumption Advisories).

SEBEC LAKE, Bowerbank, Dover-Foxcroft, Sebec, Willimantic (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-2, S-3, S-22. Daily bag limit on bass: 2 fish, only 1 may exceed 14 inches. Open to ice fishing January 15 – March 15.

SEBEC RIVER, Milo. General fishing laws apply, except: Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7. From the dam at Route 6 in Milo downstream to the Piscataquis River: S-19.

SEBOEIS LAKE, Lakeview Plt, T4 R9 NWP (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-19, only 1 trout may exceed 14 inches. No size or bag limit on largemouth bass. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SEBOEIS RIVER, T6 R7 WELS to T3 R7 WELS. General fishing laws apply, except: From the upstream side of the Grand Lake Road bridge to the confluence with the East Branch of the Penobscot River: ALO, S-17.

SEBOEIS STREAM, Seboeis Plt to Howland. General fishing laws apply, except: Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SEBOEIS STREAM, EAST BRANCH, Cedar Lake Twp. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply to that portion located in Indian Territory. Penobscot Indian Territory.

SEBOOMOOK LAKE AND TRIBUTARIES UPSTREAM TO THE FIRST ROAD CROSSING, ALSO THE NORTH AND SOUTH BRANCHES OF PENOBSCOT RIVER UPSTREAM TO THE RED MARKERS, Pittston Academy Grant, Plymouth Twp, Seboomook Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-19.

SECOND (DOUGLAS) POND, Blue Hill (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-13.

SECOND (GARDNER) LAKE, Marion Twp (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SECOND (HADLEY) LAKE, T18 ED BPP (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-33.

SECRET POND, Moro Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-19.

SECRET POND, Seven Ponds Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO.

SECRET POND AND TRIBUTARIES, Elliottsville Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SECRET POND AND TRIBUTARIES, Greenville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-19, S-20.

SEWALL DEADWATER POND, T9 R10 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SEWALL POND, Arrowsic (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: The area from the fishway, upstream to the red markers, closed to fishing at all times. Motorboats with internal combustion engines prohibited.

SEWALL POND, T3 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO.

SHACK POND, Lobster Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SHAD POND, Millinocket (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SHADOW POND, Greenville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. Open to open water fishing from April 1 – November 30: S-4, S-19.

SHAGG POND, Woodstock (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-10. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SHALLOW LAKE (LITTLE), T7 R14 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17.

SHALLOW POND, Jim Pond Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SHATTUCK LAKE, Calais, Robbinston (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-10, S-16. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SHAW POND, LOWER, T3 R4 BKP WKR (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SHEEPSCOT LAKE, Palermo (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-22, S-25. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon: 16 inches. The holding of any live baitfish not taken in Sheepscot Pond is prohibited. Sheepscot Lake Dam: Fishing is prohibited in or from the fishway; there are no distance restrictions when fishing near the fishway (Title 12, subsection 12457). From October 1 – December 31: Closed to all fishing.

SHEEPSCOT RIVER, Palermo to Newcastle. General fishing laws apply, except:

From Sheepscot Lake Dam to the upstream side of the Route 105 bridge in Somerville: ALO, S-7, S-13. Fishing from the Sheepscot Lake Dam and fishing in the fishway is prohibited (Title 12, subsection 12457).

From the Route 105 bridge in Somerville to the head of tide: S-13. Minimum length on brown trout: 8 inches.

SHEEPSCOT RIVER, WEST BRANCH, China to Whitefield. General fishing laws apply, except: From Branch Pond to the confluence with the main stem: S-13, S-19.

SHILOH (DUTTON) POND, Kingfield (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: FFO, S-7.

SHIN POND, LOWER, Mount Chase, T5 R7 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-19, S-22. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SHIN POND, UPPER, Mount Chase, T6 R6 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-2, S-3, S-19, S-22. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SHIRLEY BOG (WEST), Shirley (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SHIRLEY POND, Shirley (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-8, S-19. Open to open water fishing from April 1 – November 30: S-19.

SIBLEY POND, Canaan, Pittsfield (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SILVER LAKE, Katahdin Iron Works Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-33.

SILVER LAKE, Phippsburg (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SILVER LAKE (FIGURE-8 POND), Manchester, Sidney (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-10, S-13. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SILVER LAKE AND TRIBUTARIES, T15 R5 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SILVER PUG LAKE, T26 ED BPP (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Daily bag limit on white perch: 25 fish. All bass must be released alive at once.

SIMMONS POND, Hancock (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. From October 1 – March 31: ALO, S-7.

SIMPSON POND, Roque Bluffs (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Motorboats prohibited.

SING SING POND AND TRIBUTARIES, T1 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17.

SIX MILE LAKE, Marshfield, Whitneyville (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-10, S-13. Daily bag limit on trout: 5 fish. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SIX PONDS #3, T4 R4 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SIX PONDS #4, T4 R4 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SKITACOOK LAKE, Oakfield, T4 R3 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SLAUGHTER POND, T3 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO.

SLY BROOK LAKE, FIRST AND SECOND, New Canada Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-19.

SLY BROOK LAKE,THIRD, New Canada Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-19, S-22.

SMITH (WEEKS) POND, Brighton Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SMITH POND, Cornville (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SMITH POND, Elliottsville Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SMITH POND, Forsythe Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17.

SMITH POND, Misery Twp, Parlin Pond Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SMITH POND, T3 Indian Purchase (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SMITH POND, LITTLE, T1 R8 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SNAG POND (STUMP POND), Lincoln (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: No size or bag limit on largemouth bass.

SNAKE POND, Johnson Mountain Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO.

SNAKE POND, T7 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-16.

SNOW MOUNTAIN POND, Alder Stream Twp. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply, except: CI. FFO. No motors allowed. Penobscot Indian Territory.

SNOW’S POND, Dover-Foxcroft (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-19. Motorboats prohibited. Open to open water fishing from April 1 – November 30: S-19.

SNOWSHOE LAKE, T7 R7 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SNOWSHOE POND, Amherst (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-10. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 31: ALO, S-7.

SOCATEAN POND #1, Plymouth Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SOCATEAN POND #2, Plymouth Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SOCATEAN STREAM, West Middlebury Canal Grant. General fishing laws apply, except: Closed to all fishing from the yellow markers at Moosehead Lake upstream to the Williams Stream Road.

SOLDIER POND, Soldiertown Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SOLDIER POND, INCLUDING TRIBUTARIES UPSTREAM TO THE FIRST ROAD OR RAILROAD CROSSING, Wallagrass Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-16. Daily bag limit on landlocked salmon: 3 fish; minimum length limit on salmon: 12 inches, only one may exceed 16 inches. From August 16 – September 30: ALO. Daily bag limit on salmon: 3 fish; minimum length limit on salmon: 12 inches, only one may exceed 16 inches. Total daily bag limit on trout and togue: 1 fish. Minimum length on brook trout: 12 inches.

SOLDIER POND, LITTLE, Soldiertown Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SONGO POND, Albany Twp, Bethel (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-3. From October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SOPER LOGAN, T6 R8 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI.

SOUDABSCOOK STREAM, Carmel. General fishing laws apply, except: Grist Mill Pond Dam, Carmel: Fishing is prohibited in or from the fishway; there are no distance restrictions when fishing near the fishway (Title 12, subsection 12457).

SOURDNAHUNK (NESOWADNEHUNK) THOROUGHFARE, T4 R10 (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Closed to all fishing: that portion of the thoroughfare between Sourdnahunk (Nesowadnehunk) Lake and the dam northerly from the dam for approximately 1,000 feet to red markers set on the shore.

SOURDNAHUNK LAKE, T5 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO.

SOURDNAHUNK LAKE, LITTLE (LITTLE NESOWADNEHUNK), T5 R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-17. Motorboats prohibited.

SOURDNAHUNK STREAM (NESOURDNAHUNK STREAM), T4 R10 WELS to T2 R10 WELS. General fishing laws apply, except: FFO, except that from the downstream side of the bridge at Nesourdnahunk Field to the downstream side of the bridge at Foster Field: fishing restricted to the use of single hook artificial lures only.

SOUTH (PINE TREE) POND, Sandy River Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SOUTH BOG STREAM, Rangeley Plt. General fishing laws apply, except: FFO, S-17. From August 16 – September 30: FFO, S-7.

SOUTH BRANCH POND, LOWER, T5 R9 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SOUTH BRANCH POND, UPPER AND TRIBUTARIES, T5 R9 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SOUTH POND, Greenwood (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-3. Areas in the lake within 100 feet of the mouth of any tributary are closed to the taking of smelts. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SOUTH POND, Monson (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SOUTHWEST POND, Beddington (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-16. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SOWISH LAKE, T18 R10 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-19.

SPARROW BROOK, Hartford. General fishing laws apply, except: S-1.

SPAULDING LAKE, Oakfield (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: ALO, S-7.

SPAULDING POND, Dole Brook Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to pen water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPAULDING POND, Lebanon. General fishing laws for Interstate Waters apply.

SPECK POND, Grafton Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPECK POND (BIG), Norway, Waterford (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-10, S-17. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPECTACLE POND, Augusta, Vassalboro (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-4, S-21. Daily bag limit on brown trout: 1 fish; minimum length limit on brown trout: 18 inches. Motorboats over 10 horsepower prohibited. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SPECTACLE POND, King and Bartlett Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-17.

SPECTACLE POND AND TRIBUTARIES, Blanchard Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17.

SPECTACLE PONDS, UPPER AND LOWER, Monson (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPEDNIC LAKE, T9 R4 NBPP, T10 R3 NBPP, T11 R3 NBPP, Vanceboro. General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-2, S-3. Closed to the taking of smallmouth bass. From October 1 – December 31: Closed to all fishing. Interstate Waters.

Spednic Lake Dam: the area within 75 feet of the mouth of the fishway is closed to fishing at all times (Title 12, subsection 12457).

SPENCER LAKE, Hobbstown Twp, T3 R5 BKP WKR (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-17.

SPENCER POND, Township D (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-17. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: FFO, S-7.

SPENCER STREAM AND TRIBUTARIES, Skinner Twp to T3 R4&5 BKP WKR. General fishing laws apply, except: FFO.

SPICER POND, Shapleigh (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI, CO. ALO, S-19. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. Motorboats prohibited.

SPIDER LAKE, T9 R11&12 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-16. Daily bag limit on whitefish: 1 fish. Minimum length limit on whitefish: 18 inches.

SPLIT ROCK POND, Pierce Pond Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-19.

SPRAGUE POND, Phippsburg (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPRING BROOK POND, Amherst (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI, CO. S-4. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

SPRING BROOKS, BIG AND LITTLE, AND TRIBUTARIES, T4 R8 WELS, T5 R8 WELS. General fishing laws apply, except: ALO, S-17.

SPRING LAKE, T3 ND (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-2, S-3, S-22. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SPRING LAKE, T3 R4 BKP WKR (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-1 (ice fishing), S-2 (open water fishing), S-3 (open water fishing), S-4, S-19, S-26.

SPRING POND, T6 R7 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-19. Open to open water fishing October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SPRING POND, T7 R10 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-17.

SPRING RIVER AND TRIBUTARIES, T16 MD. General fishing laws apply, except: S-19. Minimum length limit on trout: 8 inches.

SPRING RIVER LAKE, T10 SD (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SPRINGY POND, LOWER, Otis (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-16. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SPRUANCE POND, TA R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO.

SPRUCE MOUNTAIN POND, TB R11 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-17.

SPRUCE POND, Lexington Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-19. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: FFO, S-7.

SQUAPAN LAKE, Ashland, Masardis, T10& 11 R4 WELS. (See Scopan Lake).

SQUARE LAKE, T15&16 R5 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-2, S-3, S-16. Daily bag limit on landlocked salmon: 3 fish; minimum length limit: 12 inches. (See also Fish River thoroughfares).

SQUARE POND, Acton, Shapleigh (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SQUIRREL BROOK, Cedar Lake Twp. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply to that portion located in Indian Territory. Penobscot Indian Territory.

STAFFORD POND, Hartland (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

STANLEY POND, Hiram, Porter (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-13. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

STAPLES POND, Temple (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

STARBIRD POND, Hartland (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

STEARNS POND, Sweden (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

STETSON POND, Phillips (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

STEVENS BROOK, SOMETIMES CALLED CEMETERY BROOK, New Gloucester. General fishing laws apply, except: From Church Rd. downstream to Gloucester Hill Road: S-9, S-19.

STEVENS POND, Liberty (South Region). General fishing laws apply. Motorboats over 10 horsepower prohibited.

STILLWATER RIVER, Old Town, Orono. General fishing laws apply, except: S-19. Open to open water and ice fishing from January 1 – December 31. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

STINK POND AND OUTLET, T15 R9 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-19. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

STINKING BROOK, Williamsburg Twp. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply to that portion located in Indian Territory. Penobscot Indian Territory.

STONY BROOK POND, Lower Enchanted Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-19.

STRATTON POND, Rainbow Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO.

STUMP POND, T3 R10 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. The use of motorboats or outboard motors is prohibited.

STURTEVANT POND, Magalloway Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: B. S-2, S-3, S-4, S-22. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SUCKER BROOK POND, Katahdin Iron Works Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A.

SUCKER LAKE, Weston (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30 and open to ice fishing in November: S-7.

SUGAR BERTH POND, Dennistown Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SUMMIT POND, T4 R17 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SUNDAY POND, Lynchtown Twp, T5 R4 WBKP (See Aziscohos Lake (including Sunday Pond) and tributaries).

SUNDAY POND, Magalloway Plt (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4, S-17.

SUPPLY POND, Jackman, Moose River (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SURPLUS POND, Andover, North Surplus (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-17.

SWAN LAKE, Swanville (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-1, S-3, S-8. Closed to all fishing from October 1 – December 31.

SWEENEY POND, T12 R12 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

SWIFT RIVER, Byron to Rumford. General fishing laws apply, except: From the Route 17 bridge crossing located south of Coos Canyon in Byron, south to the confluence with the Androscoggin River: Open to open water fishing from October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

SWIFT RIVER POND, Township E (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO, S-17. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SWIFT RIVER POND, LITTLE, Township E (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-20.

SYMMES POND, Newfield (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: From October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

SYSLADOBSIS LAKE, LOWER, T5 ND BPP. General fishing laws for Tribal Waters apply, except: Daily bag limit on brook trout: 5 fish. Passamaquoddy Indian Territory.

SYSLADOBSIS LAKE, UPPER, Lakeville (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: S-2, S-3. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7.

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