Trout fishing season officially underway


Trout season is now underway. Anglers were able to cast their first lines of the season at 6:00 a.m.

State environmental officials have been stocking rivers, streams, ponds, and lakes with more than 300,000 trout. 

Related: Trout fishing season underway in Connecticut on Saturday

Students from Prince Technical High School helped them out of Friday at Keney Park in Hartford.

To fish, you need a license or stamp. you can get them online, at certain town halls, fishing tackle retailers, and state environmental offices.

The Department of Energy and Environmental Protection has more information here.

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