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Fish Stocking

Year

Species

Size

Count

2022

Sauger

Fingerling 1 - 3"

6262

2023

Sauger

Fingerling 1 - 3"

38197


Additional information for stocking on Des Plaines River


There were 47 tournaments held on this waterbody in 2023.

Species Total Fish Caught
Common Carp 128
Largemouth Bass 2165
Smallmouth Bass 125

Top 5 Largemouth Bass caught on this waterbody in 2023 tournaments:

1     4.88 lbs
2     4.75 lbs
3     4.68 lbs
4     4.62 lbs
5     4.44 lbs

Top 5 Total Tournament Weight of Largemouth Bass caught on this waterbody in 2023 tournaments:

1 244.25 lbs
2 239.34 lbs
3 223.00 lbs
4 181.25 lbs
5 150.50 lbs


Multiple day tournaments are listed with * end date.

Interested in participating in one of these public tournaments? Contact us with tournament ID for more information.

2024 Approved or Pending Tournaments
Start Date ID Approval Ramp Location Bank/Boat
Hook/Bow
Max Boats Species Youth? Open to Public?
May-3025810ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-0225121ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
50Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-0625811ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-08
*June-09
26128ApprovedDes Plaines SFWA boat
hook
75Largemouth Bass
YesYes
June-0925110ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-1325812ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-2225180ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
20Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
June-2325388ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
35Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
June-2725813ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
NoYes
June-2925017ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
June-3025025ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-0626864ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-0725039ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-1125815ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-1325192ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
20Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-1425147ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
50Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-2125049ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-2525816ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
July-2726223ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoNo
July-2825041ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
50Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-0125817ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-0425186ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
50Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-0825818ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-1026789ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-1125064ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-2225819ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-2525071ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
August-2525108ApprovedDes Plaines SFWA boat
hook
85Largemouth Bass
YesYes
August-2925820ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
15Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
September-0825083ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
September-1525214ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
50Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
October-1925802ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
30Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
October-2625803ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
30Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
November-0225804ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
30Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
November-0325571ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
25Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
November-1625805ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
30Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes
November-2325806ApprovedBig Basin boat
hook
30Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass
NoYes