BOSTON (AP) — State wildlife officials are inviting the public, including kids on school vacation, to help stock local ponds with trout.

The public can view the fish up close and while also learn about some nearby spots for anglers.

On Tuesday, officials will be stocking trout at 11 a.m. at Lake Quinsigamond in Worcester and at the Whitehall Reservoir in Hopkinton at 1 p.m.

There will be two trout stocking events Wednesday in Plymouth — at Long Pond at 10 a.m. and Little Pond at 11 a.m.

On Thursday, there will be another two trout stocking events — at Hampton Ponds in Westfield at 10:30 a.m. and Stockbridge Bowl in Stockbridge at 1:30 p.m.

MassWildlife will stock nearly 500,000 hatchery-raised brook, brown, rainbow, and tiger trout statewide this spring.



Copyright 2019 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.