DNR seeks input on Hubbard County angling changes
Interested citizens have until Feb. 11 to comment on DNR considerations to provide more angler opportunity for trout and sturgeon, protect flathead catfish during winter and possibly change some other fisheries rules.
For trout, DNR is considering possible rules that:
n Simplify trout fishing regulations in southeastern Minnesota by dropping the barbless hook restriction; research has demonstrated that hooking mortality is not significantly greater with a barb.
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