Re: Survival Rate of Stocked Trout?
I've seen people catch hatchery trout the day or two after stocking with a small strip of olive-green felt stuck on a hook. It looks like the hatchery feed pellets, so the fish "feed" on it.
IMHO - It's more "sporting" to take trout with M-80's.....
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