On December 7, The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved two proposed changes for the 2018 Fishing Regulations for public comment.
Changes that have been proposed are:
• Increasing the walleye bag limit on Canyon Ferry from 12 to 20 daily, with only one over 20 inches.
• Establishing a snagging season for kokanee on Newlan Creek Reservoir from Oct. 1 through Oct. 31; 35 daily and 70 in possession.
The comment period will be Dec 15 through Jan. 14. Individuals may view the proposed changes, rationale and submit your comments on the FWP website: fwp.mt.gov/news/publicNotices/fishing/pn_0084.html, or by mail to Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks, P.O. Box 200701, Helena, MT 59620, c/o Don Skaar, Fisheries Division.