Are You Ready to Start Fishing
The released cost the city $20,000 in an effort to boost its sportfishing industry. Over 4,500 pounds of fish, each weighing between 2 and 10 pounds each are now happily swimming in the lake.
Since 2016, the city has invested heavily into its fish stocking program, spending more than $173,000 to plant more than 23,000 heads of Redear Sunfish, Blue Gill and Black Crappie and 23,032 lbs. of Channel Catfish into the lake to entice anglers of all skill levels to enjoy Lake Elsinore.