Antero Reservoir will be drained in a drought management action taken by Denver water. This is the second local reservoir and popular fishing spot to be impacted by drought conditions. In February, the city of Aurora announced that Spinney Reservoir would be closed to motorized boating.
Colorado Parks and Wildlife will work closely with Denver Water to minimize the loss of fish in this water management move. Some of the timeline:
Beginning Wednesday, March 20, the bag and possession limit on trout at Antero will be increased from two to eight fish with no minimum size restriction. All other fishing regulations apply.
Read more on the story at the Summit County Voice.
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