Update status of trout fisheries in Bull Shoals and Norfork tailwaters

MOUNTAIN HOME (AGFC) - The Arkansas Game and Fish Commission will hold a public meeting on Feb. 23 to update the public on the current status of the trout populations in Bull Shoals and Norfork tailwaters.

The meeting will be held at 6 p.m. in the McMullin Lecture Hall on the campus of ASU –Mountain Home. The first portion of the meeting will be a presentation by AGFC Trout Program Coordinator, Jeff Williams, on current monitoring data from population samples and creel surveys. AGFC staff also will discuss upcoming projects. The remainder of the meeting will be an opportunity for the public to ask questions.

Anyone with an interest in these fisheries is encouraged to attend. For more information regarding the meeting, contact Jeff Williams at 877-425-7577.