Bass and Illinois

Title Issue
Ponder this: Do bass remember your lures?

Ponder this: Do bass remember your lures?

For years, bass anglers have sat in bass boats and pondered bass questions, such as: Can bass identify lures that previously led them to be hooked?

February 2014
A bass’n plan: Head south for open water

A bass’n plan: Head south for open water

The Great Lakes region offers fabulous bass fishing – except during the winter when the lakes are frozen and the seasons are closed.

January 2014
Kinkaid Lake smallmouth fishery evolving

Kinkaid Lake smallmouth fishery evolving

It was a better year for the smallmouth bass stocking program on Kinkaid Lake after last year produced few fish for the lake.

September 2013
DNR investigating white bass die-off at Lake Shelbyville, Illinois

DNR investigating white bass die-off at Lake Shelbyville, Illinois

Biologists says that the incident is suspected to be "disease-related specific to white bass

July 2013
Largemouth catchability linked to parenting skill

Largemouth catchability linked to parenting skill

Having trouble hooking one of the many trophy largemouth bass in your favorite lake?

December 2012
Bedding bass: To Catch Them Or Leave Them?

Bedding bass: To Catch Them Or Leave Them?

June 2011