Press Release

Southwest Region Rainbow Trout Stocking Schedule - February

Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 9,800 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during February. Two of the treasure Valley’s newest ponds are including in the schedule; Dick Knox Pond in Emmett and Star City Pond West in Star.

LOCATION                                                                   WEEK STOCKED         NUMBER OF TROUT

Boise River – Barber Dam to Glenwood Bridge              February 8                  720

Boise River – Eagle Rd to Middleton Bridge                    February 8                  720

Dick Knox Pond (Emmett)                                                  February 15                700

Eagle Island Park Pond                                                       February 22                350


Kleiner Pond (Meridian)                                                      February 1                   700

Marsing Pond                                                                       February 1                   550

McDevitt Pond (Boise)                                                        February 1                   450

Payette Pond                                                                        February 22                 550


Riverside Pond (Garden City)                                            February 8, 22             450/450

Sawyers Pond (Emmett)                                                    February 15                 350

Star City Pond West                                                            February 22                 600

Weiser Community Pond                                                   February 22                 500

Williams Pond (Boise)                                                         February 8                   450

Wilson Ponds (Nampa)                                February 1, 8, 15, 22          400/400/400/400

Wilson Springs (Nampa)                                                     February 1, 15             350/350

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.

- IDFG -

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Glenna Gomez, Idaho Fish and Game

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