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What fish are in the Franklin Ranch Pond?

Ever wonder what type of fish is beneath the water in the Franklin Ranch Pond?

Here is a list of fish species that have been stocked in the Franklin Ranch Pond to date.  This list is in order of the pictures on the right of your screen:
PICTURE DESCRIPTIONS:  Bluegill, Channel Catfish, Fathead Minnow, Hybrid Striped Bass, Hybrid Sunfish, Net of Tilapia, Redear, and Threadfin Shad-Forage.

1.       Fishing:  Fishing in the ranch pond is free and open to the public.  However, it is CATCH AND RELEASE ONLY.


Texas Parks & Wildlife has fish ID info at the following links: 

Redear Sunfish

Bluegill

Hybrid Striped Bass

Channel Catfish

General Texas fish