Manitowoc County Lakes Association

to protect and enhance area lakes for the benefit of all

Pigeon Lake News

Lake Director: Jerry Gospodarek

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    June 2020 Lake Reports

    Despite the cancellation of our spring and summer 2020 membership meetings, MCLA continues to monitor lake conditions in the county through the reports of lake directors.

    In June, reports were submitted for Cedar, Bullhead, Hartlaub, Silver and Pigeon Lakes.

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    Lake Volunteers Needed

    MCLA, with volunteers, continues to conduct annual water quality testing of our county lakes—if there is a volunteer monitor on the lake.

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    Temporary Panfish Rule Still Applies

    In effect for the 2020-2021 Fishing Season.

    Temporary panfish rule that went into effect April 1, 2016 still applies. Five Manitowoc County lakes are affected.

    • Bullhead Lake: During May and June, 15 panfish may be kept, but no more than 5 of any one species. During the remainder of the season, 25 panfish may be kept.
    • English Lake: 15 panfish may be kept, but no more than 5 of any one species (all year).
    • Harpt Lake: 25 panfish may be kept, but no more than 10 of any one species(all year).
    • Long Lake: 15 panfish may be kept, but no more than 5 of any one species (all year).
    • Pigeon Lake: 25 panfish may be kept, but no more than 10 of any one species (all year).

    These regulations appear in the Manitowoc County section of the local rules in the Wisconsin fishing regulation book.

    View the most recent Panfish Rule informational sheet
    Any questions please contact Steven Hogler
    920-662-5480 or Steven.Hogler@wisconsin.gov

    originally published Jan 29, 2016

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Updated: September 25, 2018 — 8:11 pm