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Trout stocking 2022 underway on West Virginia streams


Trout stocking has commenced for the spring 2022 season in West Virginia, and 60 sections of stream have so far been stocked, according to the W.Va. Division of Natural Resources.
Stockings will increase in February and continue through spring. Updates on stocking are posted online at
While fishing for trout in West Virginia, all anglers who are 15 years old and older are required to have a West Virginia fishing license, a trout stamp, and a valid form of identification.
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