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News School is out, help stock trout!

The public is invited to help MassWildlife stock trout during school vacation week. Join stocking events in Hopkinton, Worcester, Plymouth, Stockbridge, and Westfield.
4/01/2019
  • Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Media Contact for School is out, help stock trout!

Marion Larson, MassWildlife

Children helping with trout stocking

The public is invited to help MassWildlife stock trout during school vacation week! Meet MassWildlife fisheries staff, view trout up close, and learn about places to fish near you.

  • April 16: Whitehall Reservoir, Hopkinton – Meet at 1 p.m. at the Reservoir Boat Ramp at Whitehall State Park off Route 135 in Woodville. 

  • April 16: Lake Quinsigamond, Worcester – Meet at 11 a.m. at Regatta Point in Quinsigamond State Park at 10 Lake Avenue North in Worcester. 

  • April 17: Long Pond and Little Pond, Plymouth – There will be two stocking events in Plymouth on this date: Long Pond and Little Pond. For Long Pond, meet at 10 a.m. at the Long Pond Boat Ramp off Clark Road. For Little Pond, meet at 11 a.m. at Morton Park, Little Pond at the Little Pond Boat Launch on Morton Park Road.

  • April 18: Hampton Ponds, Westfield – Meet at 10:30 a.m. at the Hampton Ponds Boat Ramp located off Old Apremont Way in Westfield.  

    April 18: Stockbridge Bowl, Stockbridge – Meet at 1:30 p.m. at the Stockbridge Bowl Boat Ramp off Route 183 in Stockbridge.  

Can't make one of these stocking events? You can still join in on the fun by planning a fishing trip with family or friends to take advantage of spring trout stocking. MassWildlife will stock nearly 500,000 hatchery-raised brook, brown, rainbow, and tiger trout statewide this spring. Information about where trout have been stocked is updated daily at Mass.gov/Trout

 

Media Contact for School is out, help stock trout!

Division of Fisheries and Wildlife 

MassWildlife is responsible for the conservation of freshwater fish and wildlife in the Commonwealth, including endangered plants and animals. MassWildlife restores, protects, and manages land for wildlife to thrive and for people to enjoy.
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