Photo Gallery: Fish Stocking Granite Lake 2008
Granite Lake was stocked on March 5th 2008 with 150 largemouth bass and 100 Red Ear Sunfish.
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Tony Vaught arrived at the scene at 10am, as scheduled.
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Tony was very helpful and gave us lots of information and suggestions during the planting.
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Tony showing us "the goods".
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Just like aquarium fish, Tony placed the smaller Red Ear in the lake to first acclimate.
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LVH residents Tom Meuser and Jay Koenecke look on.It's okay Jay, they won't bite (yet).
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Tony Vaught put the bass directly in the lake using nets and buckets.
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A good look of a net full of the bass.
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Some early fishermen. Jay Koenecke, Jack Conti and Mary Orwin.
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Several trips to dump the bass and spread out along the lake.
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Red Ear should help feed the bass and since they eat snails, will also help reduce the risk of swimmer's itch.
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Tony recommended we also follow up with some smaller and inexpensive planting of baby minnows to help build up a good base and feed the bass.
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