Soon after ice-out, we checked Lower Prior Lake to see size and age composition of larger adult walleye and northern pike. We also measured any largemouth bass captured. Results are from 40 total net locations.
|Fish Species||Number||Average Length (in)||Max. Length (in)|
|4/6-10/15||Largemouth Bass||1||n / a||16.9|
Notes: walleye-- 30% 14-16.9 inches, 37% 17-19.9 inches, 33% 20 inches or larger; northern pike-- 3 of 8 fish 24-29.9 inches, 2 of 8 fish 30 inches or larger (both in 33-inch size group)