Fish Identification


Click on the DNR logo to find out about fish species in Lake Augusta.

 

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Bass, Largemouth

Micropterus salmoides

 
   

Bass, Rock

Ambloplites rupestris

 
     

Bass, Smallmouth

Micropterus dolomieu

 
 

Bass, Striped

Morome saxatilis

 
 

Bluegill

Lepomis macrochirus

 
 

Bullhead, Brown

Ameiurus nebulosus

     

Bullhead, Yellow

Ameiurus natalis

   

Catfish, Blue

Ictalurus furcatus

 

Carp, Common

Cyprinus carpio

 

   

Crappie, Black

Pomoxis nigromaculatus

     

Eel, American

Anguilla rostrata
   

Pickerel, Grass

Esox americanus vermiculatus

     

Muskellunge

Esox masquinongy

   

Pike, Northern

Esox lucius

   

Pumpkinseed

Lepomis gibbosus

 

 

Sunfish

Lepomis humilis


     

Sucker, Longnose

Catostomus catostomus

   

Trout, Rainbow

Oncorhynchus mykiss

     

Trout, Lake

Salvelinus namaycush

   

Walleye

Sander vitreus

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News & Events AUG 25th

Starry Stonewort in Pleasant Lake

Starry Stonewort has now infested Pleasant Lake (Annandale, MN).  See attached article from August 11, 2018:  startribune.com/Starry Stonewort Infests Wright County Lake

No Starry Stonewort found in Lake Augusta by LimnoPro Aquatic Science during recent inspection:  AISEDS Lake Augusta, 8-24-2018_1.pdf

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Local News OCT 23rd

Whitefish, tullibee sport-netting to open on Shagawa, Bear Island, Ojibway lakes

Dates have been set for recreational netting for whitefish and tullibee (cisco) on Shagawa, Bear Island and Ojibway lakes in the Tower fisheries work area, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. These lakes are Schedule I Lakes, ...

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