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Hot Spot Fishing Maps available through Legislator Hardwick’s office


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Hot Spot

Erie County Legislator Kevin Hardwick, R-Tonawanda/Grand Island, announced that the 2011 Hot Spot Fishing Map is now available through his office. The map is made possible by the Erie and Niagara County’s Sportfishing Promotion Programs, with assistance from the Erie and Niagara County Fisheries Advisory Boards.


To request a free copy of the map, please contact Legislator Hardwick’s Legislative Office at (716) 873-3438 or email kevin.hardwick@erie.gov.  


The fishing guide offers useful information on the following:

       • Local fishing tips and list of consistent areas to find a good day’s fishing

       • Fish descriptions

       • List of Erie County charter captains and campsites

       • Major boat launch sites and marinas

       • Shore fishing sites

       • Regional fishing clubs and Websites of interest

       • License fees

       • Emergency numbers

       • Lake Erie Fishing Hotline


For map updates, please visit www.erie.gov/hotspot.


“The residents of Tonawanda and Grand Island have easy access to many great fishing spots in Erie and Niagara County. This map helps pinpoint the best locations, and provides a lot of other useful tools to make fishing in this region successful and enjoyable,” Legislator Hardwick said. “Request your free map today and soon you’ll taking many terrific fishing outings.”