SANTA ANA RIVER LAKES: First trout plant of the season will be Nov. 12, followed by a second stock Nov. 19. Trophy trout will be planted for Thanksgiving weekend. Information: 714-632-7851.
IRVINE LAKE: The lake was closed Monday through Thursday this week and reopens Friday after trout opener and about 5,000 pounds of trout plants this week. All boating, including use of rental boats, has been suspended here as of Sept. 5. Information: 714-649-9111.
LAGUNA NIGUEL LAKE: The concessionaire’s lease expired Oct. 31. No word on if the lake will be open to fish or receive plants this fall-winter. For more information on trout season, contact Orange County Parks, either Stacy Blackwood at 949-923-3743 or Ronald Inouye at 949-923-3753.