International Game Fish Association

The International Game Fish Association is a not-for-profit organization committed to the conservation of game fish and the promotion of responsible, ethical angling practices through science, education, rule making and record keeping.

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walleye
(Stizostedion vitreum)


(Mitchell, 1818); PERCIDAE FAMILY; also called yellow walleye, pike perch, walleyed pike perch, walleyed pickerel, yellow pickerel, yellow pike, yellow pike perch, walleye pike This wide ranging North American species occurs from the Hudson Bay east to the St. Lawrence River, south to the Gulf coast of Alabama, and northwest of the Hudson Bay from Manitoba through the western Northwest Territories (including Great Slave and Great Bear Lakes) to the Beaufort Sea on the border of the Yukon Territory. In eastern drainages from Massachusetts southward it occurs all the way to the coast. It...Read More

All-Tackle Length Records
LengthLocationCatch DateAngler 
71 cmSt. Lawrence Seaway, Canada18-Jun-2014Mark E. Carlson, MDRecord Details