Special & experimental regulations

Also check the main fishing regulations page for complete rules and regulations information.


 

Experimental regulation waters

Lake nameCountyRegulationGoalExpiration date
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Special regulation waters

Lake nameCountyRegulationGoal
Coon LakeAnokaWalleye - minimum size limit 17"To increase the size of Walleye harvested
Crooked LakeAnokaLargemouth Bass - catch and release onlyTo increase the number of larger bass
Vermillion RiverDakotaBrown TroutTo increase the number of larger trout
Bald EagleRamseyClosed to spearingTo provide larger Muskie
Mississippi River, Pool 2RamseyWalleye, Sauger, Largemouth Bass, Smallmouth Bass - catch and release only for these species, no closed seasonTo maintain quality size fish present
TurtleRamseyLargemouth Bass - catch and release onlyTo increase the number of larger bass
Big CarnelianWashingtonNorthern Pike - all from 24-36" must be immediately released; one over 36" allowed in possessionTo increase the number of larger pike
Clear(near Forest Lake)WashingtonWalleye - minimum size limit 17" and possession limit of threeTo improve the size of Walleye harvested
DemontrevilleWashingtonLargemouth Bass - catch and release onlyTo maintain the quality of bass present
JaneWashingtonLargemouth Bass - catch and release onlyTo increase the number of larger bass
Mississippi River, Pool 3WashingtonWalleye - minimum size limit 15"To conform to border water regulations
OlsonWashingtonLargemouth Bass - catch and release onlyTo maintain the quality of bass present