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West Virginia DNR Begins Fall Trout Stockings


Streams and lakes across West Virginia will be stocked with about 42,000 pounds of trout during the next two weeks.

The West Virginia Division of Natural Resources began its fall trout stockings on Tuesday. Trout stockings will continue next week. Nine lakes and 25 streams will be stocked.

Wildlife resources chief Curtis Taylor says in a news release that information about trout stockings will be posted first on the DNR’s Facebook page, , at 2:30 p.m. each day. The information will be posted on the DNR’s website,, and on the Fishing Hotline, 304-558-3399, an hour later.