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Echo Lake - Regulations

Notice: ALL FISHING IS CATCH-AND-RELEASE-ONLY while fish populations are being reestablished

Channel catfish averaging 1/2 pound each are stocked annually. Four catfish (any size) can be harvested per day per angler.

Regulations for all other species are as follows:

Largemouth bass - 18 inch minimum, 1 per day

Bluegill and redear sunfish - no minimum size, 50 fish per person per day

Crappie - no minimum size, 25 per day.