The 2018 spring trout season will open March 3 in the downstate Tidbury Pond and Newton Pond, according to an announcement from the Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control’s Division of Fish & Wildlife.

This annual rite of spring attracts anglers eager to catch the season’s first trout, which are being stocked for opening day.

Tidbury Pond is located south of Dover in Kent County off State Street Extended/Route 113A. Newton Pond is located east of Greenwood in Sussex County. GPS address is approximately 13125 Hunters Cove Road, Greenwood.

For more, call 739-9914.