April 21, 2013 

B y the numbers That is the number of lakes and ponds statewide that will be stocked this year with triploid rainbow trout. The state Department of Fish and Wildlife will stock these waters with 52,000 triploid trout that average 11/2 pounds each. These sterile trout grow rapidly and are purchased by the department from private growers.

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