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Manitoba Fishing Licence Information

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Manitoba Fishing Licence Information

The cost of a licence is $40 Canadian. This is for a full licence which entitles the holder to keep a limit of whatever species he or she is fishing for.

There is also a conservation licence that costs $22 that allows the fisher person to keep half of a limit.

In the case of a four walleye limit it would be four and two fish respectively. With channel catfish the limit is three on a full licence and one on conservation licence. Some bodies of water have six fish limits for walleye.

In Manitoba a limit means in possession, you may only have one limit in your possession at any time either in your freezer at home,in your livewell, under your seat or flopping on the bottom of your boat! With channels this is not really an issue, you are not allowed to keep fish over 24" and getting one that small can be quite a challenge. Of course anything over that length is not very good eating so in essence its a trophy fishery, catch and release.

The licences are for the period of April 01/00 to March 31/01. Opening day is May 12th 2001.

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