LRP - Licenses

LRP - Regulations

LRP - Permits

Recreation - Statewide

Recreation - Trapping

Recreation - Fishing

Recreation - Hunting

Env. Protection - Management

Env. Protection - Emergency

Env. Protection - Resources

To sign up for updates or to access your subscriber preferences, please enter your contact information below.



 
Got license?
Give yourself the license to relax and catch some memories while you're at it.
Regulations
Know the regulations to make your fishing more enjoyable.
Places to fish
Wisconsin offers a variety of fishing opportunities. Give them a try!
Get started
Get the basic information you need to get on the water and try your luck.

Green Bay Guide Information

In order to better manage the fisheries of Green Bay and Lake Michigan the WDNR has implemented guiding requirements for guides operating on Wisconsin waters of the Great Lakes already established under NR 20.65 Report of Licensed Guides.  We require guided trip information for Wisconsin waters of Green Bay during the ice fishing season only.  This information is very important to our management of several species of fish in Green Bay and is a great supplement to our standard creel survey program.

In order for licensed guides to understand the program and the reporting requirements, the department has conducted a meeting in the past and will conduct a meeting in December 2018 to update stakeholders on the progress of this important initiative.

Monday, December 17, 2018

Department of Natural Resources staff including representatives from Fisheries and Law Enforcement will be holding an informational meeting to discuss the status of the Green Bay Ice Fishing Guide Reporting Program including updates on the first two years of reporting. Staff will also be available to provide direction, answer questions, and gather feedback. The date, time, and location of the meeting are listed below. 

6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
DNR Northeast Region Headquarters - Lake Michigan Room
2984 Shawano Ave
Green Bay, WI 54313

Meeting agenda:

  1. Green Bay ice fishing guided trip data summary 2017-2018
  2. Lake whitefish survey and research updates
  3. Question and Answer

 

Monday, December 19, 2016

Department of Natural Resources staff including representatives from Fisheries and Law Enforcement held an informational meeting to discuss the reporting requirements, answered questions, and gatherer feedback.

Brown County Library, 515 Pine St, Green Bay, WI 54301
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Whitefish ice fishing guide meeting - 12/19/16 presentation

 

For questions please contact Scott Hansen: (920) 746-2864; scott.hansen@wisconsin.gov

 

Contact information

Scott Hansen
Scott.Hansen@Wisconsin.gov
Department of Natural Resources
Sturgeon Bay Service Center
110 S. Neenah Avenue
Sturgeon Bay, WI  54235

Last revised: Monday December 03 2018