Early catch-and-release trout season opens March 7
The March 7 opening day of the early catch and release trout season is the latest date it can be by law -- and that may well benefit Wisconsin anglers.
The early February warm-up erased what had been record snow accumulations in some parts of the state.
"That means less snow so it will be easier to access the streams - at least until it snows again," said Larry Claggett, the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources coldwater ecologist.
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