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
Centerville Lake AnokaSunfish – daily limit 5To increase the size of sunfish harvested
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
Martin LakeAnokaSunfish – daily limit 10To increase the size of sunfish harvested
Marion LakeDakotaSunfish – daily limit 5 To increase the size of sunfish harvested
Vermillion RiverDakotaBrown Trout - catch and release onlyTo 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
Owasso LakeRamseySunfish – daily limit 5To increase the size of sunfish harvested
TurtleRamseyLargemouth Bass - all from 14-20” must be immediately released, one over 20” allowed in possession.To increase the number of larger bass and allow for limited harvest.
Big Marine LakeWashingtonSunfish – daily limit 10To increase the size of sunfish harvested
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
Shields LakeWashingtonSunfish – daily limit 5To increase the size of sunfish harvested