Fish Species

There are 9 documented species of fish in Whitson Lake:

  • Brown Bullhead

  • Central Mudminnow

  • Iowa Darter

  • Northern Pike

  • Pumkinseed

  • Smallmouth Bass

  • Walleye

  • White Sucker

  • Yellow Perch

For more detailed information and pictures of the different fish species found in Greater Sudbury follow the fish link.

Check consumption guidelines for fish caught in Whitson Lake through the Ministry of the Environment's Guide to Eating Ontario Sport Fish.