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3/23/98 DNR meeting to evaluate Chinook Stocking Program



Exerpt from Duluth News-Tribune, March 15, 1998;

Average cost per fish stocked; Cost per fish caught:
Kamloops rainbow trout:  $1.25; $90.
Steelhead:  $2.50; $720.
Chinook salmon:  $.20; $63.
Representatives of angling groups concerned about salmon, steelhead and
Kamloops rainbows will gather with DNR officials at 7 p.m. March 23 at
the DeWitt-Seitz Marketplace, Duluth, Minnesota to reevaluate the chinook
program.  That
discussion will have implications about the role of the French River
Hatchery in years to come.