2008
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 2005

 Fishing licenses and regulations:

Illinois resident fishing licenses:

Fishing, annual $13.00
Fishing, Senior Annual (65 years-old and over) $6.75
Sportsmen's (combined hunting & fishing) $19.25
Senior Sportsmen's (combined hunting & fishing) $10.00
Lake Michigan Salmon Stamp (licensed anglers only) $6.50
24 hour (Res. or Non-res) (includes trout and salmon) $5.50
Lifetime sport fishing $375.00
Lifetime combined $555.00
Inland Trout Stamp (all waters except Lake Michigan) $6.50

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Illinois non-resident fishing licenses:

                      

Annual $24.50
10 day $13.00
24 Hour (includes trout and salmon) $5.50
Lake Michigan Salmon Stamp (licensed anglers only) $6.50
Inland Trout Stamp (all waters except Lake Michigan) $6.50

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License year: April 1, 2005 thru March 31, 2006
Licenses required of all persons over 16 years of age.
See Illinois
DNR  regulations for exceptions.

 

Illinois fishing seasons and limits for Lake Michigan Waters.
Other regulations may apply in other areas.
Check with Illinois
DNR for more complete regulations.

FISH

OPEN
SEASON

CREEL
LIMIT

SIZE
LIMIT

Trout and
Salmon
 

5 fish singly or combined (except Lake Trout)

10" minimum

Lake Trout

 

2

10" minimum

Yellow Perch

Closed during July.
Taking of yellow perch
from charter boats is
prohibited

15

 

Largemouth Bass
Smallmouth Bass

 

1

21

Muskie
Tiger Muskie

 

1

36"
(42" or 48" in some
waters)

Walleye, Sauger,
Hybrid Walleye/Sauger
 

6

14"

Northern Pike  

3

24"

White Bass,
Striped Bass,
Hybrid White/Striped
Bass

 

None

Under 17"

 

3

17" and over

 

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