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2002 Spring Trout Stocking Schedules

Stocking schedules are posted on Thursday or Friday for the coming week. Late changes will be noted here and on the 24-hour Trout Stocking Hotline, 609-633-6765.

In-Season Stocking Schedules:

Week 1, April 15 - 19
Week 2, April 22 - 26
Week 3, April 29 - May 3
Week 4, May 6 - 10
Week 5, May 13 - 17
Week 6, May 20 - 24
Week 7, May 27 - 31

Stocking Cancellations as of 5/6/02:
If significant rain events occur during the early part of the stocking season, locations will be reevaluated on a case-by-case basis.

Barkers Mill Brook (Warren Co.)
Canistear Reservoir (Sussex Co.)
Clinton Reservoir (Passaic Co.)
Glenwood Brook (Sussex Co.)
Spruce Run Reservoir (Hunterdon Co.)
West Hudson County Park Pond (Hudson Co. - construction project)
NOTE: Effective 4/23 Capoolong Creek and South Branch Rockaway Creek (both Hunterdon Co.) have been restored to the stocking schedule.
Effective 5/6 Laurel Pond (Burlington Co.) has been restored to the stocking schedule.

Return to this Web page for updates.

Related news releases:
2002 Spring Trout Season - Drought-Related Changes April 11, 2002 news release
Trout Stocking Occurs As Planned With Few Exceptions April 3, 2002 news release
Angling Prohibited in Splitrock Reservoir in Morris County March 14, 2001 news release

For drought information visit

For information on where to fish, visit our pages on public lakes, ponds and reservoirs and streams and rivers.

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