The Urban trout stocking program is underway at Payson's Green Valley Lake

Green Valley Lake AZ

by Arizona Game & Fish Department

The Urban trout stocking program is underway and Payson's Green Valley Lake has received its first rainbow trout stocking. The stockings will continue every other week for the next several months with the next stocking happen the week of Oct. 28. By the way, Green Valley Urban Lakes are the only urban lakes to receive trout this early. The remaining urban lakes won't see any trout stockings until mid November. Salmon eggs, power bait and worms were reported successful this past week by local anglers.

The Arizona Game and Fish Commission Appointment Recommendation Board will meet on Tuesday, Oct. 29, 2013, beginning at 9 a.m., to review and select for interview applicants for the 2014 vacancy on the Arizona Game and Fish Commission. The meeting will be held at the Arizona Game and Fish Department headquarters at 5000 W. Carefree Highway in Phoenix and is open to the public. The meeting agenda is posted at The board will meet again on Friday, Nov. 8, beginning at...... Read More