anglers http://kbia.org en Sporty striped bass to be introduced into Bull Shoals Reservoir http://kbia.org/post/sporty-striped-bass-be-introduced-bull-shoals-reservoir <p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Conservation is preparing to introduce popular sport fish into southwest Missouri's Bull Shoals Reservoir.</p><p>Striped bass were stocked on the Arkansas side of the sprawling lake in 1998. Now, MDC plans to do the same in the lake's northern reaches.</p><p>The agency says it will produce 16,000 striped bass fingerlings and stock the Missouri side of Bull Shoals with the fish every other year.</p><p>Striped bass are primarily an ocean fish native to the Atlantic coastal region and do not spawn naturally in Bull Shoals.</p> Wed, 22 May 2013 13:07:32 +0000 Associated Press 34156 at http://kbia.org Sporty striped bass to be introduced into Bull Shoals Reservoir