FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
May 8, 2012
Surplus Trout To Be Stocked at Antrim Lake
Anglers take note, 2,000 additional rainbow trout to be stocked May 10
Columbus, OH – Rainbow trout will be stocked at Antrim Lake in Franklin County on Thursday, May 10. These are surplus “catchable-sized” fish resulting from the annual, statewide, spring stocking efforts.
Approximately 2,000 trout ranging from 10 to 13-inches or about a pound each will be stocked between 11 a.m. and noon at the Antrim Park, 5800 Olentangy River Road.
Fishing at Antrim Lake is open to people of all ages. The daily bag limit is five trout per angler with no size limits. No snagging is allowed; snagged fish must be released immediately. For anglers ages 16 and older, an Ohio fishing license is required and can be purchased at one of many area license agents or online at www.wildohio.com. The annual resident license cost $19.00. A one-day fishing license costs $11.00.
For more information on fishing for trout or additional fishing opportunities in Ohio, visit www.wildohio.com or call Wildlife District One at (614) 644-3925.
For more information contact:
Fish Management, Division of Wildlife