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Fish Stocking Reports

Nebraska’s fisheries managers employ many tools to maintain and enhance our state’s fish populations and fishing opportunities. Stocking fish is just one of those tools. Each year millions of fish are stocked in Nebraska waters from one end of the state to the other, dozens of species are stocked in hundreds of waters.

Trout stocking schedule

2020 fall stocking

Each fall, the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission stocks catchable-sized rainbow trout in community lakes and ponds across Nebraska. The stocked trout are approximately 10 inches in length. The majority of stockings will occur in October.

The stocking schedule is to be determined at the following locations:

Stocking Date Location Number City
TBD Scottsbluff Zoo Pond 900
Carter P. Johnson 2,500 Ft. Robinson
Niobrara State Park Pond #2 1,000 Niobrara State Park
Crystal Cove 4,500 South Sioux City
Fremont #2 5,000 Fremont Lakes
Ta-Ha-Zouka 1,500 Norfolk
Pawnee Park West 1,500  Columbus
Bowling 400  Lincoln
Holmes 3,000  Lincoln
Auburn Rotary Club 800
Stanton 200 Falls City
Pawnee City 300
Humboldt 600
Auble 1,500 Ord
Bessey Pond 600 Halsey National Forest
Central Nebraska Vets Home 300 Kearney
TBD Curtis Golf Course 150
Oxford 300
Plum Creek Park 750 Lexington
Birdwood 2,000 North Platte
Helen 2,000 Gothenburg
Humphrey 600  Ogallala
Fontenelle 1,200 Omaha
Halleck 1,200 Papillion
Standing Bear 6,500 Omaha
Towl Park 300 Omaha
Hitchcock 450 Omaha
TBD Heartwell 900 Hastings
Such’s 650 Grand Island
Century Link 1,500 Mahoney State Park
Ansley 1,000
Melham 875 Broken Bow
TBD Grove 1,500
Steinhart 800 Nebraska City
Weeping Water 1,500
David City Park West Pond 600
Benson 1,050 Omaha
Windmill #2 600 Windmill SRA
Fort Kearny #6 1,200 Ft. Kearny SRA
Holdrege 2,000
Birdwood 2,000 North Platte
TBD Bridgeport Middle 2,000  Bridgeport SRA
TBD Crystal Springs Middle 1,000 Fairbury

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