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Category Archives: Fishing Reports

Northwest Arkansas Weekly Fishing Report – March 3, 2011

Beaver Lake As of Tuesday, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers reports the lake’s elevation at 1,111.73 feet MSL (Normal conservation pool – 1,120 MSL). Bailey’s Beaver Lake Guide Service (479-366-8664) said striper fishing has been slow, but it’s improving. It is time to start checking the flats on sunny…


South Texas Plains Region Fishing Reports for Week of March 2, 2011

BRAUNIG Water clear. Black bass are good on crankbaits and dark soft plastic worms near the dam. Striped bass are good on liver and shad at Dead Tree Point. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are good on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait near the discharge. Blue catfish are good on…


Alaska Statewide Commercial Salmon Harvest Forecast for 2011

Juneau – The Alaska Department of Fish and Game announces that the statewide commercial salmon harvest for 2011 is forecast to total 203 million salmon of all species. This would be the fifth largest total harvest, and fourth highest pink salmon harvest, since Alaska became a state and took over…


Strong runs of Columbia River chinook, Puget Sound coho and pink salmon projected

OLYMPIA – Fishing prospects look bright this year for chinook in Washington’s ocean waters and the Columbia River, according to preseason salmon forecasts released today at a public meeting in Olympia. Opportunities for anglers also look good in Puget Sound, where coho and pink salmon runs are expected to be…


Central Arkansas Fishing Report February 24, 2011 Edition

Lake Conway Bates Field and Stream (501-470-1846) said the water is low and is beginning to clear. Bream are fair on redworms and crickets. Crappie are biting well in 1 to 2 feet of water on pink minnows, white or white/chartreuse Stinger jigs, and on pearl white baby shads. Bass…


Utah – Northern Region Report

Attention: Quagga and zebra mussels are a major threat to Utah waterways. Read how you can help keep them out of Utah.   Waterbody Report Bear Lake 2011-02-23 Good Conservation Officer Jade Sumsion reports good fishing for lake trout and cutthroats along the east side of the lake. Anglers are…


Texas Big Bend Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report AMISTAD Water clear; 67–71 degrees; 0.27′ high. Black bass are good on spinnerbaits, crankbaits, lizards, worms, and jerkbaits. Striped bass are good on crankbaits, jigging spoons, and minnows. White bass are good on crankbaits, jigging spoons, and minnows. Catfish are fair on cheesebait, shrimp, and nightcrawlers. Yellow…


Texas Hill Country Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report BUCHANAN Water clear; 53–59 degrees; 10.78′ low. Black bass are fair on watermelon Whacky Sticks on jigheads, Rattlin’ Rogues, and Carolina rigged chartreuse lizards along ledges in 15 – 25 feet. Striped bass are fair trolling chartreuse Curbs striper jigs and Rattlin’ Rogues, and drifting live bait…


South Texas Plains Region Fishing Reports for Week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report BRAUNIG Water clear. Black bass are good on crankbaits and dark soft plastic worms near the dam. Striped bass are good on liver and shad at Dead Tree Point. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are good on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait near the discharge. Blue catfish…


Texas Gulf Coast Region Fishing Reports for week of 2/23/11

Water Body Report NORTH SABINE Trout and redfish are fair while drifting mud and shell. Trout are fair for waders on the Louisiana shoreline on slow–sinking plugs. SOUTH SABINE Redfish are fair on the edge of the channel on mullet. Sheepshead and black drum are good at the jetty on…