Lake Vermilion Muskie Stocking
(source: MN DNR Fisheries)
YEAR SIZE * NUMBER STRAIN FIN-CLIP
1968 FGL 475    
1969 FGL 500    
1972 FRY 21,921 Shoepac L.  
1984 FGL 1,536 Shoepac L.  
1985 FGL 1,040 Wisconsin  
1987 FGL 4,979 Leech L.  
1988 FGL 4,973 Leech L.  
1989 FGL 5,513 Leech L.  
1990 FGL 6,648 Leech L.  
1991 FGL 7,969 Leech L.  
1992 FGL 4,995 Leech L.  
1993 FGL 4,999 Leech L. Right Pelvic
1994 FGL 7,784 Leech L. Left Pelvic
1996 FGL 4,739 Leech L. Right Pelvic
1998 FGL 7,749 Leech L. Left Pelvic
2000 FGL 5,995 Leech L. Right Pelvic
2002 FGL 5,000 Leech L. Left Pelvic
2004 FGL 3,955 Leech L. Right Pelvic
* FLG = fingerlings


Lake Vermilion Muskie Assessment Netting
(source: MN DNR Fisheries)
YEAR LAKE LOCATION TOTALS
1993 East Vermilion 0.2 fish/net
1994 West Vermilion 0.1 fish/net
1997 East Vermilion 0.5 fish/net
1998 West Vermilion 0.2 fish/net
2001 East Vermilion 1.6 fish/net
2002 West Vermilion 0.5 fish/net
2005 East Vermilion 2.0 fish/net