DNR conducting Angler Creel Survey at Dogwood Lake

DOGWOOD LAKE – The Department of Natural Resource will conduct an angler creel survey at Dogwood Lake in Daviess County now through October 31.

A DNR employee will be stationed at the main boat ramp to conduct brief interviews as anglers end their fishing trips.

Anglers at Dogwood Lake

Periodic angler counts will also take place at some of the largest ponds on the property.

DNR officials say the survey will help them evaluate the experimental crappie length limit that was placed on the lake in 2016 and help biologists manage Dogwood Lake and the property’s ponds.