Water Pollution

Pollution of the Letort can happen at any hour of the day or night. If you see any source or indication of pollution, such as dead fish or fish in distress, call one of these toll-free telephone numbers any hour of the day or night:

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission: 1-800-854-7365
Department of Environmental Protection: 1-800-541-2050


Each of our member municipalities in the Letort Regional Authority has jurisdiction over a portion of the stream and watershed. Incidents should be reported directly to the municipality and the authority.

Letort Regional Authority:
Borough of Carlisle Police Department:
South Middleton Township – Pennsylvania State Police Carlisle:
North Middleton Township Police Department:
Middlesex Township Police Department:

Fishing Violations

Special restrictions apply to specific areas of the Letort Spring Run. These areas are marked along the stream by small green and white plastic signs and larger cardboard signs. Restrictions are published annually in the Pennsylvania Fish Commission pamphlet. Violators can be reported to:

Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, South Central Region: 717-486-7087