Early trout season opens March 1
Fish biologists report strong trout populations statewide for the March 1 opening day of the early trout season.
Fishing forecasts and a short Web cast with Mike Miller's fishing tips may be found on the DNR Web site. Miller is a Department of Natural Resources stream ecologist and avid fly fisherman.
The season opens at 5 a.m. March 1 and runs through April 27, 2008, and is catch-and-release with only artificial lures with barbless hooks allowed.