Stocking report

Report criteria: year=2001, county=BECKER, species=RBT|BKT|BNT|SPT|LAT

Becker County

     Bad Medicine - 03008500
          Rainbow Trout - 12,000 yearlings weighing 4,838.7 lbs.
          Rainbow Trout - 4,130 yearlings weighing 4,539.0 lbs.
     Hanson - 03017700
          Rainbow Trout - 2,500 fingerlings weighing 170.3 lbs.
     Meadow - 03037100
          Brown Trout - 750 yearlings weighing 100.1 lbs.
          Rainbow Trout - 1,500 yearlings weighing 547.4 lbs.

Stocking Notes
1 - indicates fish purchased and stocked by private citizens and sporting groups.
2 - indicates fish purchased by the DNR for stocking.

Stocking Fish Sizes
Fry - Newly hatched fish that are ready to be stocked usually called "swim-ups". Walleye fry are 1/3 of an inch or around 8 mm.
Fingerling - Fingerlings are one to six months old and can range from a size of one to twelve inches depending on the species. Walleye fingerlings range from three to eight inches each fall.
Yearling - Yearling fish are at least one year old. A one-year-old fish can range from three to twenty inches depending on the species. Walleye yearlings average from six to twelve inches.
Adult - Adult fish are fish that have reached maturity. Depending on the species, maturity can be reached at two years of age. Walleye reach maturity between the ages of four and six years.