Maine Special Fishing Laws (U)

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.

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UGH LAKE, T12 R14 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

UMBAGOG LAKE, Upton. Waters of Umbagog Lake include the waters of the Androscoggin River downstream to the Errol Dam, the waters of the Magalloway River upstream to coordinates 44.795602° -071.062732° to 44.795602° -071.061793° using WGS84 map datum, and the waters of the Rapid River upstream to the red markers at Cedar Stump in the State of Maine.

General fishing laws for Interstate Waters apply, except: S-2, S-18. Closed to ice fishing is that portion of the lake north of a straight line from a red marker set on a point between Spillman and Glassby Coves on the east shore in Maine, and a red marker set at Molls Rock, so-called, on the west shore in New Hampshire.

UMBAZOOKSUS LAKE, T6 R13 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: A.

UMCOLCUS LAKE, T7 R5&6 WELS, T8 R5 &6 WELS (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.

UMSASKIS LAKE (INCLUDING THOROUGHFARE TO LONG LAKE) AND TRIBUTARIES UPSTREAM TO THE ALLAGASH WILDERNESS WATERWAY BLAZED LINE, T11 R13 WELS, etc. (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: Only 1 brook trout may exceed 14 inches. Minimum length on whitefish: 18 inches. From August 16 – September 30: tributaries open to open water fishing: ALO. Total daily bag limit on trout and togue: 1 fish. Minimum length on whitefish: 18 inches. (See Allagash Wilderness Waterway).

UNION RIVER, Ellsworth. General fishing laws apply, except:

From Graham Lake dam down to Ellsworth dam: open to open water fishing from January 1 – December 31: S-19. The use of all legal forms of bait, artificial lures, and artificial flies is permitted.

Below Ellsworth dam: Closed to all fishing is an area on west side of the river marked by a red line on the spillway of the above named dam and extending diagonally downstream to a red marker on the west shore. (closed area includes powerhouse and adjacent fishway and trap).

UNITY UTILITIES DISTRICT, Unity. All waters on the property of the Unity Utilities District located on Route 139 and Prairie Road in the Town of Unity are closed to fishing at all times (Title 12, subsection 12457).

UNKNOWN LAKES, LOWER AND MIDDLE, T4 ND (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: All bass must be released alive at once.

UNKNOWN POND, Gorham Gore (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4.

UNNAMED (ABBY) POND, Topsfield (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. From October 1 – December 31: ALO, S-7. Coordinates: LAT 45.39755 LONG -67.80142.

UNNAMED (JIM MACK) POND, Sandy Bay Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. From April 1 – August 15: ALO, S-17. From August 16 – September 30: ALO. Daily bag limit on brook trout: 1 fish. Minimum length limit on brook trout: 10 inches. Coordinates: LAT 45.73622 LONG -70.30338.

UNNAMED (LEATH) POND, T5 R20 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. ALO. Coordinates: LAT 46.01662 LONG -70.23762.

UNNAMED (OSSIE) POND, Bald Mountain Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-19, S-20. Coordinates: LAT 45.24737 LONG -69.75301.

UNNAMED (RAILROAD) POND, Attean Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.58672 LONG -70.31810.

UNNAMED (WILSON) POND, Attean Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.61098 LONG -70.35407.

UNNAMED POND, Comstock (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.94580 LONG -70.06723.

UNNAMED POND, Comstock (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.95373 LONG -70.06698.

UNNAMED POND, Holeb Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.59677 LONG -70.41361.

UNNAMED POND, T3 R8 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.88425 LONG -68.79589.

UNNAMED POND, T5 R7 BKP WKR (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 45.52733 LONG -70.36976.

UNNAMED POND, T6 R15 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-4. Coordinates: LAT 46.14759 LONG -69.67635.

UNNAMED POND (POWER TROUT POND), Moosehead Junction Twp (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. Open to open water fishing from April 1 – November 30: S-19. Coordinates: LAT 45.39791 LONG -69.61864.

UNNAMED POND, T4 R8 WELS (southeast corner) (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. Coordinates: LAT 45.94968 LONG -68.71787.

UPPER DAM POOL, Richardsontown Twp. General fishing laws apply, except: Includes that area between Mooselookmeguntic Lake dam and a line drawn between the two cribwork piers approximately 800 yards west of said dam: FFO, S-1, S-22. Minimum length limit on landlocked salmon: 16 inches. All brook trout must be released alive at once. Open to open water fishing in October: FFO, S-7. – No motorboats allowed from the gates of the dam, downstream or westerly 150 yards.

UPPER POND, Bristol (South Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. S-10, S-13. Open to open water fishing from October 1 – November 30: ALO, S-7.

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

UPPER POND, T15 R9 WELS (North Region). General fishing laws apply, except: CI. FFO, S-19. Closed to the taking of live baitfish. Outlet downstream to Stink Pond: S-4, S-19. Closed to the taking of live baitfish.

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