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New Jersey’s Stocking Programs – Warmwater

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Raised with pride at New Jersey Division of Fish & Wildlife’s Hackettstown State Fish Hatchery

MUSKELLUNGE—8–12"

  • Carnegie Lake (500)
  • Lake Hopatcong (2,600)
  • Deal Lake (416)
  • Lake Shenandoah (219)
  • Delaware River (2,372)
  • Little Swartswood Lake (300)
  • DOD Lake (400)
  • Manasquan Reservoir (1,462)
  • D & R Canal—10 mile (150)
  • Mercer Lake (680)
  • Echo Lake Reservoir (624)
  • Monksville Reservoir (420)
  • Furnace Lake (200)
  • Mountain Lake (313)
  • Greenwood Lake (3,872)

Northern Pike—6"

  • Budd Lake (4,849)
  • Passaic River (6,389)
  • Cranberry Lake (1,909)
  • Pompton Lake (2,075)
  • Deal Lake (1,600)
  • Pompton River (2,030)
  • Farrington Lake (3,168)
  • Spruce Run Reservoir (3,966)
  • Millstone River (1,035)

Walleye—2–8"

  • Canistear Reservoir (15,698)
  • Lake Hopatcong (81,069)
  • Delaware River (352,930)
  • Monksville Reservoir (31,265)
  • Greenwood Lake (55,170)
  • Swartswood Lake (52,820)

Hybrid Striped Bass—4"

  • Lake Hopatcong (27,028)
  • Spruce Run Reservoir (12,941)
  • Manasquan Reservoir (7,430)

Smallmouth Bass—2"

  • Lake Audrey (6,124)
  • Union Lake (2,881)

Largemouth Bass—3–4”

  • Franklin Lake (500)
  • Union Lake (2,400)
  • Lake Lenape (3,434)
  • Waretown Lake (500)
  • Maskells Mill Pond (2,150)

Lake Trout—7"

  • Merrill Creek Reservoir (3,281)
  • Monksville Reservoir (1,450)

Channel Catfish—6”

  • 38,351

Channel Catfish—12”

  • 11,763
  • Plus thousands of channel catfish, black crappie, bluegill sunfish and brown bullheads stocked in over 100 waterbodies located throughout the state!

The Hackettstown Hatchery is located in the heart of Hackettstown. It encompasses over 230 acres, consisting of over 65 extensive culture ponds, and a large intensive culture building. The hatchery raises and distributes over 1,500,000 each year, representing 15 species of fish.

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