48,000 trout to be stocked in St. Lawrence County waters this spring
Saturday, March 30, 2013 - 5:56 pm

More than 48,000 brown, brook and rainbow trout are being released into St. Lawrence County lakes and rivers this year.

St. Lawrence County Federated Sportsmen and the state Department of Environmental Conservation are collaborating again this spring on stocking lakes, rivers and streams with young trout.

The numbers and stocking locations of yearling and older trout expected follow. Actual numbers and stocking times may vary depending on fish availability and weather conditions.

The places, number and types of trout, and stocking times are:

• Bog River, Piercefield, 750 8-9 inch brook trout, May

• Cranberry Lake, Clifton, 7,000 8-9 inch brook trout, May

• Grasse River, Russell, 2,100 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Grasse River, South Branch, Clare, 2,250 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Hopkinton Brook, Hopkinton, 620 8-9 inch brown trout, April

• Little River, Canton, Russell, 1,450 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Little River, Fine, 1,700 8-9 inch brook trout, May

• Little River, Fine, 1,310 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Oswegatchie River, Clifton, 2,000 8-9 inch brook trout, March

• Oswegatchie River, Clifton, 340 12-15 inch brown trout, May

• Oswegatchie River, Clifton, 1,890 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Oswegatchie River, Fine, 1,000 8-9 inch brook trout, May

• Lake Ozonia, Hopkinton, 3,000 8.5-9.5 inch rainbow trout, spring

• Parishville Reservoir, 1,090 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Plumb Brook, Russell, 950 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Plumb Brook, Russell, 2,400 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• St. Regis River, Lawrence, 730 12-15 inch brown trout, May

• St. Regis River, Lawrence, Hopkinton, 4,600 8-9 inch rainbow trout, May

• St. Regis River, Lawrence, Hopkinton, 3,350 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Star Lake, Fine, 2,000 8.5-9.5 inch rainbow trout, spring

• Sucker Lake, Fine, 360 8-9 inch brown trout, May

• Sylvia Lake, Fowler, 3,000 8.5-9.5 inch rainbow trout, May

• Trout Brook, Stockholm, 1,240 8-9 inch brown trout, April

• Trout Lake, Edwards, 3,400 8.5-9.5 inch rainbow trout, spring

• Van Rensselaer Creek, Pierrepont, 220 8-9 inch brown trout, April

• West Branch St. Regis River, Parishville, Stockholm, 3,270 8-9 inch brown trout, May.