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Hook & Hunting: New Minimum Size Limit for Lake Trout and Splake

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The DNR announced a new lake trout and splake regulations in the northern portion of Lake Huron.

The new regulation will start on June 14, 2012 and remain in effect until March 31, 2017.

New changes include: daily possession limit of 3 lake trout or splake, a minimum size limit for lake trout and splake of 15 inches, and a possession season from May 1 through September 30.

These regulations will affect the following Lake Huron fishing ports:

MH-1 Ports: Cedarville, Cheboygan, DeTour, Hammond Bay, Mackinaw City, Rogers City and St. Ignace.

MH-2 Ports: Alpena, Black River, Presque Isle and Rockport.

For more information visit www.michigan.gov/dnr.