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Major Regulation Changes

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Major Regulation Changes
New regulations appear in red text throughout the guide.

NOTE: Several regulations were not able to be finalized prior to printing this guide. They are identified by use of the following symbol (). Check online after April 1, 2015 for the most up-to-date information:

License Items & Fees

  • A discount of 10% has been approved for non-resident annual fishing licenses for 2015.

Michigan-Wisconsin Boundary Waters

  • Lac Vieux Desert walleye limit now is 3

Inland Trout & Salmon Regulations


Lake Michigan

Lake Huron

Special Hook Size Regulations

  • New artificial lure restrictions placed on Betsie R., Bear Cr., Manistee R., and Big Sable R ( See Common Terms).

Regulations in red are new this year.

Purple text indicates an important note.

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