Stocking report

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

Dakota County

     Holland - 19006500
          Brown Trout - 1,000 yearlings weighing 312.5 lbs.
          Brown Trout - 550 adults weighing 2,217.7 lbs.
          Rainbow Trout - 500 yearlings weighing 312.5 lbs.
     Vermillion River
          Brown Trout - 1,000 yearlings weighing 108.7 lbs.
          Rainbow Trout - 1,500 yearlings weighing 555.5 lbs.

Privately Stocked Fish
* indicates privately stocked fish. Private stocking includes fish purchased by the DNR for stocking and fish purchased and stocked by private citizens and sporting groups.

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.