Study: Released Walleyes Caught Through Ice Have High Survival Rates

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 Jan 15th, 2019 by Keith Worrall  663

Modified Jan 15th, 2019 at 1:15 PM

Our recent great walleye hatches are a blessing for those who chase these delectable finny creatures.

When fishing for them, we must often release undersized fish or extras if we continue to “fun-fish” after our limit has been reached.

Catch-and-release fishing only makes sense if the majority of the fish live through the process of being hooked, pulled to the surface, handled while removing the hook, then released back into the water.

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