What Types of Fish Are in Lake Michigan?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 25, 2020 8:22:23 AM ET
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Lake Michigan is home to coho salmon, yellow perch, rainbow trout, brown trout, smallmouth bass, multiple sunfish species, steelhead species, chinook salmon and lake trout. Lake Michigan is stocked annually with more than 15 million fish. The most common fish that are stocked include brown trout, coho salmon and chinook salmon.