BATSTO, NJ--Anglers have two great opportunities to learn, comment and ask questions about the Division's freshwater programs at the South Jersey Fisheries Forum this Saturday and the Trout Meeting next Saturday at Pequest.
Saturday's forum at the Batsto Village Visitor's Center in Wharton State Forest will include presentations on Harmful Algal Blooms, Largemouth Bass Virus Sampling, and Warmwater Fish Production. Discussion topics will include the Warmwater Fisheries Management Plan (what do YOU want to see covered) and Potential Regulation Changes for 2023.The forum will begin at 10:00 a.m.
The annual Trout Meeting at Pequest will be Saturday, February 29 at 10:00 a.m. This year's meeting will cover: 2020 Hatchery Production, 2020 Spring Trout Allocations and a presentation on Temperature Impacts on NJ's Wild Trout Populations.