This Lake Trout May Be Older Than You Are

This lake trout, caught during assessment netting earlier this month by the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources near Bayfield, is estimated to be at least 46 years old. It was caught– and released — in the Gull Island Refuge. Wisconsin DNR photo

Here’s a pretty cool story about an old lake trout caught — and released — multiple times by fisheries biologists with the Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.