Walleye threaten Red Fleet fishery

The discovery of a healthy population of walleye in Red Fleet Reservoir threatens the future of that popular fishery, said the Utah Division of Wildlife Resources.

Utah fishery biologists say walleye, considered a top predator, will upset the predator-prey relationship within the next few years and eventually the fishery will collapse.

Emergency “no tolerance” regulations in force at Red Fleet require anglers to keep and kill all walleyes they catch.

Red Fleet Reservoir is10 miles north of Vernal on Utah Highway 191.


COMMENTS

Commenting is not available in this channel entry.


TOP JOBS
  • Ski Event Staff

    2015 Vail • Bever Creek FIS Alpine World Ski Championships

  • Controller

    for Grand Junction Housing Authority. Key position responsible for high...

  • Physical Therapy Aide

    Physical Therapy Specialty Center, a division ofPrimary Care Partners,is...

  • Maintenance A Mechanic

    (Ref no: 772261)Farmington, New MexicoSummary:Maintenance...

  • Maintenance

    Private Lodge in Western Colorado. Required work experience and knowl...

  • Moa, Lpn, Or Rn

    Family Physicians of Western Colorado is seeking an for a full-time P...

Search More Jobs





THE DAILY SENTINEL
734 S. Seventh St.
Grand Junction, CO 81501
970-242-5050
Editions
Subscribe to print edition
E-edition
Advertisers
Sign in to your account
Information

© 2015 Grand Junction Media, Inc.
By using this site you agree to the Visitor Agreement and the Privacy Policy