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MNDNR PUBLIC NOTICE The MNDNR will hold

MNDNR PUBLIC NOTICE The MNDNR will hold an open house meeting on September 20th, 2022 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at the Ottertail City Community Center (93 Lake Avenue) to collect public comments on proposed changes to Northern Pike regulations on West Battle Lake and Otter Tail Lake in Otter Tail County. Proposed changes include reverting the special 24” to 36” protected slot length limit for pike on West Battle Lake to the Central Zone regulation (Possession limit 10 with not more than two over 26”. All from 22”- 26” must be immediately released. For dark house spearing-22”- 26” protected slot limit, ten fish bag with not more than two over 26” or one within 22”- 26” and one & gt; 26”.) For Otter Tail Lake, changing the 30” minimum length limit with one fish over 30” to a 22” to 30” protected slot limit, ten fish bag limit with one fish over 30”. No spearing of any northern pike within the 22” to 30” protected slot limit allowed. There will be no formal presentation during this public input meeting. Information will be provided. Attendees will be able to talk with DNR Fisheries staff about the proposals and provide input. Comments will be accepted through October 25th. 9/15