The Department’s scope of operations includes the administration, management and maintenance of 22 state parks, 23 public fishing lakes, three freshwater fish hatcheries, 34 wildlife management areas, two waterfowl refuges, two wildlife...
The primary purpose of this booklet is to serve as a
management guide for pond and small lake owners who
desire a high quality largemouth bass and bream fishery.
Many of the terms used in pond management are defined in the glossary.