DEM stocking ponds and rivers with trout across Ocean State
PROVIDENCE, R.I (WLNE) – The Rhode Island Department of Environmental Management is stocking ponds and rivers across Rhode Island with trout in advance of Veterans Day.
The DEM says this is a popular time for recreational fishing.
Due to improved water conditions, some areas that were not stocked with trout in October will be stocked.
For additional information and daily updates , follow DEM’s outdoor education page on Facebook, or call 401-780-0281.
The following waters will be stocked with trout beginning Monday, November 9:
Kings Factory Bridge, Pawcatuck River
*Lower Shannock Brook, Pawcatuck River
Barberville Dam (above), Wood River
165 Check Station, Wood River
Bradford Fishing Area, Pawcatuck River
Wyoming Pond, Wood River
*Hope Valley Fishing Area (Dow Memorial Field), Wood River
Shippee Sawmill Pond
Carolina Trout Pond
Meadowbrook Pond, Wood River
Woodville, Wood River
Cronan Landing, Pawcatuck River
Grantville Rt. 95 overpass, Wood River
Hope Dam Fishing Area, Upper Pawtuxet River