Press Release

Southwest Region trout stocking schedule for March

Fish and Game is expanding trout stocking for spring in ponds and reservoirs

Personnel from Fish and Game's Nampa Hatchery will be releasing more than 17,000 catchable-sized rainbow trout at the following locations during March.

Location      Week Stocked      Number of Trout

Boise River – Barber Dam to Glenwood      March 11      1,440

Boise River – Eagle Rd. to Middleton      March 11      1,440

Caldwell Pond #2       March 4      500

Crane Falls Reservoir (Bruneau)      March 25      1,200

Duff Lane Pond (Middleton)      March 4      225

Eagle Island Park Pond      March 18      450

Eds Pond (Emmett)      March 18      200

Esthers Pond (Boise)      March 4      1,300

Indian Creek (Caldwell)      March 11      200

Indian Creek (Kuna)      March 11      300

Kleiner Pond (Meridian)      March 4, 18      450/450

Legacy Park Pond (Mt. Home)      March 25      350

Marsing Pond      February 25      450

Mill Pond (Horseshoe Bend)      March 18      450

McDevitt Pond (Boise)      March 4, 18      450/450

Merrill Pond (Eagle)      March 4      250

Parkcenter Pond (Boise)      March 11      750

Payette River Pond      March 11      450

Riverside Pond (Boise)      March 4, 18      360/360

Rotary Pond (Caldwell)      March 4      500

Sawyers Pond (Emmett)      March 18      900

Sego Prairie Pond (Kuna)      March 25      225

Settlers Pond (Meridian)      March 4, 25      125/125

Sterling Park Pond (Boise)      March 4, 25      125/125

Weiser Community Pond      March 11      500

Williams Pond (Boise)      March 25      450

Wilson Ponds (Nampa)      March 4, 11, 18, 25      400/400/400/400

Wilson Springs (Nampa)      March 4, 18      250/250

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. To get more information, go to the statewide stocking page

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