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Trout season opening in insular Newfoundland on Monday

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This year’s summer trout season for insular Newfoundland (Zone 1) opens on Monday.

The daily bag limits and possession limits remain unchanged from last year.

Anglers are allowed a dozen trout (speckled trout, brown trout, rainbow trout and ouananiche) or five pounds (2.25 kilograms) plus one trout, round weight (can be a combination of any of the species).

The possession limit is twice the daily bag limit.

Special trout management areas opening on Monday include Indian Bay Watershed, Northwest Brook Watershed, Middle Brook Watershed and Jonathan's Brook Watershed.

Special trout management areas opening on June 1 include Southwest Pond, Otter Pond, Coaker's Steady, Star Lake, Adies Lake, 10 Mile Lake (Northern Peninsula) and Round Lake (Northern Peninsula).

The season comes to an end on Sept. 7.

The Angler's Guide is available online here.

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