Wanteska Bass Enhancement Project – Record of Events

 

  • January 25, 2012: Stocked approximately 300 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds).
  • February 8, 2012: Added structure (fish attractor/hides). Sank approximately 65 Christmas trees (see map for locations).

  • March 19, 2012: Stocked approximately 150 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds) (six with green tags).

  • March 28, 2012: CFPOA Board approved revised fishing regulations for largemouth bass in Wanteska only – “release, unharmed, all bass over 12 inches”.

  • April 17, 2012: Added brood stock for genetic diversity – transferred six largemouth bass from golf course pond #5 to Wanteska: one 14”, three 17”, one 18”, one 19”.

  • August 20, 2012: Added structure (8 fabricated fish attractor/hides) (see map).

  • November 9, 2012: Stocked approximately 200 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds).

  • January 22, 2013: Stocked approximately 200 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds).

  • March 27, 2013: Added structure (fish attractor/hides). Sank approximately 60 Christmas trees (see map for locations).

  • April 15, 2013: Stocked approximately 127 rainbow trout (average 2-1/2 pounds).

  • June 28, 2013: Stocked 325 pounds of crawfish, scattered along the shoreline and in the sediment ponds.

  • October 23, 2013: Stocked 4,500 trout fingerlings and approx. 136 rainbow trout (average 2 pounds).

  • January 22, 2014: Stocked approximately 110 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds).

  • March 25, 2014: Stocked approximately 112 rainbow trout ( average 1-1/2 pounds).

  • March 25, 2014: Stocked approximately 3,300 trout fingerlings ( 3” – 4” ).

  • March 2014: Added structure – sank approximately 60 Christmas trees in same location as 2013.

  • May 14, 2014: Stocked 450 pounds of crawfish scattered around the lake perimeter.

  • November 7, 2014: Stocked approximately 129 rainbow trout (average 1 pound).

  • November 7, 2014: Stocked approximately 900 trout fingerlings (3”).

  • January 12, 2015: Stocked approximately 160 rainbow trout (average 1 pound).

  • January 12, 2015: Stocked 1,300 trout fingerlings (3”).

  • March 24, 2015: Stocked 160 rainbow trout (average 1 pound).

  • March 24, 2015: Stocked 1,300 trout fingerlings (3”).

  • December 3, 2015: Stocked 120 rainbow trout (average 1-1/2 pounds).
  • December 3, 2015: Stocked 968 trout fingerlings (3”).
  • January 7, 2016: Stocked 144 rainbow trout (average 1-1/4 pounds).
  • March 4, 2016: Stocked 120 rainbow trout ( average 1-1/2 pounds).