Ohio and Walleye

Title Issue
Lake Erie walleye hatch not a bust, but below average

Lake Erie walleye hatch not a bust, but below average

There’s good news and bad news as it pertains to the annual walleye and yellow perch hatches on Lake Erie.

October 2013
Walleye Freshwater Game Fishing Gold

Walleye Freshwater Game Fishing Gold

The largest member of the perch family, Sander vitreus, has a dedicated angling following throughout most of the eastern United States and Canada

April 2013
Walleye hatch again lower than expected

Walleye hatch again lower than expected

At the October Western Basin Sportfishing Association meeting, Travis Hartman, fisheries biologist with the DNR Division of Wildlife Sandusky Lake Erie Fisheries Research Station, gave an overview of the current Lake Erie walleye and yellow perch populations.

November 2012
Lake Erie bag limits likely same

Lake Erie bag limits likely same

At the Lake Erie Committee meetings, which ended March 23, the Total Allowable Catch (TAC) for walleyes and yellow perch were calculated and population projections announced.

April 2012
Ohio attempting sauger re-introduction in Lake Erie

Ohio attempting sauger re-introduction in Lake Erie

At the 31st Ohio Sea Grant charter boat conference announced that plans are under way to begin reintroducing sauger into Lake Erie.

April 2012
Walleye locations in the early fall

Walleye locations in the early fall

September 2011

Walleye Fishing with Terry Tuma

February 2008