Some Local Fish

Listed below are fish species commonly found in the Huron Chain. The fish pages contain images and brief descriptions of the fish as well as links to external sites containing further reading.

The fish. . .

Largemouth Bass (Micropterus Salmoides)

Smallmouth Bass (Micropterus Dolomieu)

Walleye (Sander Vitreus)

Yellow Perch (Perca flavescens)

Bluegill (Lepomis macrochirus)

Bowfin (Amia calva)

Northern Pike (Esox lucius)

Rock Bass (Ambloplites rupestris)

White Sucker (Catostomus commersonii)

Common Carp (Cyprinus carpio)

Channel Catfish (Ictalurus punctatus)

White Crappie (Pomoxis annularis)

Pumpkinseed (Lepomis gibbosus)

Brown Bullhead (Ameiurus natalis)

Note: The above fish information was written by Vincent Vermeulen who was 14 in 2014.
All of the fish images are copyrighted© and are used here through an arrangement with the artist, Joseph Tomelleri ( The images may not be copied or reproduced without his expressed permission.