Shields Lake - Regulations
A trout license is required in addition to a fishing license between November 1 and April 30. A trout license is NOT required from May 1 through October 31. Juveniles under age 16 need no licenses.
Channel catfish averaging 1/2 pound each are stocked annually.
Regulations for all other species are as follows:
Largemouth bass: 18 inch minimum, 1 per day
Bream (bluegill): No minimum size, 50 fish per person per day
Crappie: No minimum size, 25 per day.