DEEP: Connecticut Freshwater Record Fish

Connecticut Freshwater Record Fish

Common Name Weight   Location Caught Angler Year Caught
lbs oz
American Eel 10 3 Shetucket River, Norwich Charles J. Lobacz 1993
American Shad 9 4 Connecticut River, Windsor Edward Cypus 1981
Bluegill 2 4 Private Pond, Madison Daniel Gesner 1996
Brook Trout 9 3 Blackwells Brook, Brooklyn David Andes 1998
Brown Bullhead 4 15 Prospect Pond, Southington Robert Richey 1990
Brown Trout 18 5 Saugatuck Reservoir, Easton Tony Urbanowicz 2011
Brown Trout (Sea-run) 10 8 Saugatuck River, Westport Ronald J. Merly 2006
Calico Bass 4 0 Pataganset Lake, East Lyme James M. Boss 1974
Common Carp 43 12 Connecticut River, Hartford Michael Hudak 2012
Chain Pickerel 8 9 West Twin Lake, Salisbury Alden L. Foss 2005
Channel Catfish 29 6 Mashapaug Lake, Union Appleton Barrows 2004
Fallfish 2 4 Farmington River, Simsbury Chad Tessmann 2012
Kokanee 2 14 East Twin Lake, Salisbury Tom Pasko 2011
Lake Trout 29 13 Wononscopmuc Lake, Salisbury Dr. Thompson 1918
Largemouth Bass 12 14 Mashapaug Lake, Union Frank Domurat 1961
Northern Pike 29 0 Lake Lillinonah, Brookfield Joseph Nett 1980
Pumpkinseed 1 3 Lake Marie, Windham Robyn Rogers 1973
Rainbow Trout 14 10 Mansfield Hollow Reservoir, Mansfield Michael V. Ludlow 1998
Rock Bass 1 3 Colebrook Reservoir, Colebrook Ernie Gonsalves 1989
      Shenipsit Lake, Tolland James Bonan 1995
Smallmouth Bass 7 12 Shenipsit Lake, Tolland Joseph Mankauskas, Jr. 1980
Tiger Trout 7 14 Quassapaug Lake, Woodbury-Middlebury Jerry Barth 2011
Walleye 14 8 Candlewood Lake, New Fairfield George Britto 1941
White Catfish 12 12 Connecticut River, Middletown John L. Shatas 1999
White Perch 2 15 Candlewood Lake, New Fairfield Don Loftus, Jr. 1996
Yellow Perch 2 13 Black Pond, Woodstock Miller B. Bassett
1973
 

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