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New for 2014

TROUT

Meade State Fishing Lake has been added to the list of Type 2 Trout waters and will receive periodic trout stockings during the Nov. 1-April 30 trout season.

ANS-DESIGNATED WATERS

Aquatic Nuisance Species (ANS) waters are defined as waters containing prohibited species such as Asian carp, white perch, and/or zebra mussels. Fish may not be transported alive from ANS-designated waters. (ANS Designated Water List)

  • Except that during department-permitted fishing tournaments, tournament anglers may possess live fish while en route to the weigh-in site.

RESERVOIRS ADDED TO FLOAT LINE LIST

Elk City, Fall River, Glen Elder and Lovewell reservoirs were added to the list of reservoirs where float-line fishing is allowed (see full list).

FISH LADDERS

Fishing and collecting bait within a fish passage, fish ladder, fish steps, or fishway is prohibited. A fish passage, fish ladder, fish steps or fishway is defined as a structure that facilitates the natural migration of fish upstream on, through or around an artificial barrier or dam.