Press Release

Southwest Region Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule

Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 18,000
catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during August.

                                               Location           Week Stocked           Number of Trout

Boise River – Barber Park to Glenwood Bridge           August 10, 24           1,440/1,440
Boise River – Eagle Road to Middleton           August 3, 24           720/720
Boise River, Middle Fork           August 10           1,750
Boise River, North Fork           August 3, 17           1,750/1,750

Lowman (10-mile) Ponds           August 3           600
Marsing Pond           August 3           450
Payette River, Middle Fork           August 3, 17           750/750
Payette River, South Fork           August 3, 17          1,750/1,750

Silver Creek (Crouch)           August 3, 17           750/750
Wilson Springs (Nampa)           August 3, 17           250/250
Wilson Springs Ponds (Nampa)           August 3, 17           400/400

The number of trout actually released may be altered by weather, water conditions, equipment problems or schedule changes. If delays occur, trout will be stocked when conditions become favorable.

Use the Idaho Fish Planner on the Fish and Game website to review stocking history of your favorite water and when the next stocking will occur:

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