News | April 12, 2022
Changes to the 2022-2023 Special Harvest Licences for Walleye – (taken from My Wild Alberta)
A Special Harvest Licence (SHL) is a way to share fish among Albertans when there are not enough fish for everyone to be able to keep their catch. Helping populations support themselves or recover ensures the sustainability of these fish populations and fisheries. This management tool is currently only used for walleye. Read more about Changes to the 2022-2023 Special Harvest Licences for Walleye
These licences are available through a draw system, similar to Alberta’s hunting licence application and draw process. Tags are provided to anglers with a licence and are used to harvest legal-sized walleye. the application period is March 29, 2022 to April 21, 2022. Link to 2022 Walleye Special Harvest Draw
The County has been provided with a Fact Sheet and a Brochure.