Walleyes, northern pike, perch begin spring spawning runs
The weather has a big impact on how fast the spawn for the various species of fish progresses in the spring. The cool temperatures right after the ice went out on the lakes this year had most of the fish in a holding pattern. Now that the temperatures have begun to warm, walleyes, northern pike and perch have started to spawn in most of the lakes in the Bemidji area.
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