[Fwd: NANFA-- FW: sticklebacks]

Ty Hall (tyhall_at_mia.net)
Wed, 14 Jan 2004 17:04:34 -0600

Paul, all you need in WI is a valid fishing license. Any fish you
collect must be taken by legal means and has to meet any and all size
requirements. Also, any fish you have in your aquariums count against
any possesion limits thay may exist.

You can usually find Sticklebacks at your local bait shop. If he doesn't
have them leave your name and number and ask him to call you when he
gets some. They are frequently mixed in with fatheads and other bait
fish. They are happy to get rid of them as they make terrible bait.
He'll probably sell them to you cheap, if not give them to you for free.

Where in WI are you located? I am in Waterford, which is in the SE
portion of the state. I own both a bait and tackle shop as well as a pet


-------- Original Message --------
Subject: NANFA-- FW: sticklebacks
Date: Wed, 14 Jan 2004 17:40:49 -0500
From: "Nick Zarlinga" <njz_at_clevelandmetroparks.com>
Reply-To: nanfa_at_aquaria.net
To: <pauliwog87_at_wi.rr.com>
CC: "NANFA List Server (E-mail)" <nanfa_at_aquaria.net>

Hi Paul, I will forward your request to our list server. We have some
members who are from the region. I will send the responses back to you
they come. Thanks for visiting NANFA.

Nick Zarlinga
Aquarium Biologist
Cleveland Metroparks Zoo
216.661.6500 ext 4485

><)> -----Original Message-----
><)> From: Paul Stewart
><)> Sent: Wednesday, January 14, 2004 5:31 PM
><)> To: junk1_at_fish.la.asu.edu
><)> Subject: sticklebacks
><)> Dear NANFA
><)> I have a few questions because I need some help
><)> with some native fish.
><)> First of all I would like to know where I can find
><)> laws and regulations on
><)> collecting fish in Wisconsin. I need information
><)> on what license I need,
><)> ect. Also, I am looking a fish called a
><)> threespine stickleback
><)> (gasterosteus aculeatus). Where can I obtain a
><)> fish like this other than
><)> collecting? I have checked many pet stores and
><)> online stores without
><)> success. Would you recommend any places like bait
><)> shops or biological
><)> supply, for example. I hope that you can help me.
><)> Sincerely
><)> Paul Stewart
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