Day 14 Sturgeon Report : 2/23/18

Photo: Zach Rauls of Fond du Lac speared the largest Sturgeon of the day on Friday

By DNR Sturgeon Biologist Ryan Koenigs

Two days remain in the 2018 sturgeon spearing season on the Winnebago System.  There were 23 fish harvested from Lake Winnebago today, including 1 fish that was larger than 100 pounds.  Calumet Harbor remained by far the busiest registration station, as they had 12 fish come through today.  The largest fish was 138.1 pounds, 76.0” and registered at Calumet Harbor by Zachary Rauls of Fond du Lac.