FRANKFORT, KY — The Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission proposed several new fishing regulations at a special called meeting last week. If approved by legislators, fisheries regulations proposed at the meeting would take effect March 1, 2018.
Commissioners recommended modifying the statewide daily creel limit on brown trout to one fish per day with a 16-inch minimum size limit. Rainbow trout will be under an 8-fish daily creel limit. The next Kentucky Fish and Wildlife Commission meeting is currently scheduled for 8:30 a.m. (Eastern time), Friday, Sept. 8, 2017.Meetings are held at Kentucky Fish and Wildlife headquarters, 1 Sportsman's Lane off U.S. 60 in Frankfort.