Wisconsin was last weekend and this weekend it's the highly anticipated Minnesota fishing opener, and the turnout is expected to be substantial.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources says about five-hundred thousand people are expected to fish on opening day of the walleye and northern pike season, when it begins Saturday morning.  This also will have a great impact on the economy.

Check out the handy infographic below to amaze your friends with fun facts as you wait for that big bite, and good luck this weekend!

Courtesy Of The Minnesota Department Of Natural Resources