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DNR plans winter release of trout in seven spots

Published: Thursday, Dec. 19, 2013 11:34 a.m. CDT

DES MOINES (AP) — The Iowa Department of Natural Resources plans to release trout in seven spots around the state this winter.

The program, which is financed by trout fishing fees, places the fish in areas where they couldn’t survive in warmer months.

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