Where to Fish Nelson Reservoir


Size 4114.5174 acres
Elevation 2217.28 ft.
Directions 19 miles east of Malta, turn north off Hwy 2 at Sleeping Buffalo.
Status of the Fishery
Township/Range/Section 32N 32E 34
Latitude/Longitude 48.49111 -107.54851
FWP Region Region 6 
County Phillips
Fishing District Eastern
Owner: Federal (BLM)
Type: POND
Notes: 100,000 walleye fingerlings stocked annually.

Main Contact

Cody Nagel
Fisheries Biologist
cnagel@mt.gov
(406) 265-6177 Ext.226
Havre
Region 6


FAS Manager:

Steve Dalbey
Fisheries Manager
sdalbey@mt.gov
(406) 228-3706
Havre
Region 6

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Waterbody Section Field Form Type Date Purpose Species
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Species Count Avg StdDev Min Max AvgWgt StdDevWgt MinWeight S/L Sects Surveys Waterbody
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Waterbody Section Species Count AveLength StdDevLength MinLength MaxLength AveWeight StdDevWeight MinWeight MaxWeight
For Comparative analysis all Length Units are millimeters : all Weights are grams
Waterbody Year Section Species Count AveLength StdDevLength MinLength MaxLength AveWeight StdDevWeight MinWeight MaxWeight
Year Angler Days Std. Error
2015 16399 3114
2013 21474 3430
2011 13026 1939
2009 20371 3563

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