Borough of Butler, N.J. • 1 Ace Road, Butler NJ 07405.
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Borough Clerk  
Fishing License Rules  
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  1. All persons who wish to fish at the Kakeout Reservoir must have both a valid State of New Jersey fishing license and a fishing permit from the Borough of Butler. Permits are not transferable nor refundable.
  2. All permits for fishing shall be obtained from the Borough Clerk on an annual basis.
  3. Permits for fishing will only be issued to persons at least 18 years of age. 
  4. All New Jersey Fishing Laws must be observed which specify the amount and type of fish, the method of fishing and the time periods when fish may be caught.
  5. All boating on the reservoir is prohibited.
  6. Fishing activity can only take place from the shoreline of the reservoir. Fishing activity is prohibited on the impoundments, dam or any other structure.
  7. No fires, swimming, possession of alcoholic beverages, littering or pets are permitted while utilizing the fishing permit.
  8. A person fishing must carry the permit while fishing and shall bear the affirmative duty of observing all posted signs.
  9. Ice fishing on Kakeout Reservoir is prohibited.
  10. Violation of the rules and regulations shall be the basis for revocation of the permit. A new permit will not be issued to that person until one year following the violation.

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