Trout Plants

The following waters are scheduled to be planted with rainbow trout from Department of Fish and Wildlife hatcheries this week (March 18-24):

VENTURA: Casitas Lake, Rancho Simi Park Lake.
LOS ANGELES: Alondra Park Lake, Castaic Lake, Downey Wilderness Park Lake, Hansen Dam Lake, Kenneth Hahn Lake.
SAN BERNARDINO: Silverwood Lake.
SAN DIEGO: Chollas Park Lake, Cuyamaca Lake, Lake Murray.
INYO: Cottonwood Creek, Georges Creek, Independence Creek, Shepherd Creek, Symmes Creek, Tuttle Creek.
KERN: Lake Isabella.
TULARE: Del Lago Park Lake, Murray Park Pond.
FRESNO: Avocado Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam).

The following waters are tentatively scheduled to be planted next week (March 25-31):

RIVERSIDE: Lake Skinner.
SAN DIEGO: Lake Jennings
INYO: Owens River (section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir.
TULARE: Kaweah Reservoir, Success Reservoir.
FRESNO: Avocado Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam).

The following waters were planted last week (March 11-17):

LOS ANGELES: Belvedere Lake, Cerritos Lake, Echo Park Lake, El Dorado Park Lakes, Legg Lakes, Lincoln Park Lake, MacArthur Park Lake, Sante Fe Reservoir.
ORANGE: Mile Square Park Lake.
SAN BERNARDINO: Silverwood Lake.
INYO: Diaz Lake, Lone Pine Creek, Owens River (below Tinnemaha, Section 2), Pleasant Valley Reservoir.
KERN: Kern River (sections 4 and 5).
TULARE: Kern River (sections 5 and 6).
FRESNO: Avocado Lake, Kings River (below Pine Flat Dam), Woodward Park Lake (Fresno).

For trout plants statewide, you can visit the DFW’s stocking page at https://nrm.dfg.ca.gov/FishPlants/. This page is frequently updated after this news report is published so current week, next week’s, and even previous week’s plant information might change.

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