2022 Sturgeon Spearing Season Opens Today (2/12/2022)

The 2022 sturgeon spearing season on the Winnebago System opens today (Feb. 12, 2022) and runs for 16 days (Feb. 27), or until any of the pre-determined harvest caps are met.

The system-wide harvest caps for the 2022 season are 400 juvenile females, 875 adult females and 1,200 males.

As excitement for the season builds, spearers should consult the 2022 sturgeon spearing regulation pamphlet to stay up-to-speed on regulations and get more information about the registration process, including specific station locations for the 2022 season.