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Fishing Report for Northern Utah May 10, 2012

BEAR LAKE: (May 10) For updates on fishing conditions, call the recorded information line at 435–946-8501. Please keep in mind that Swan Creek is closed until July 14 to protect spawning cutthroat trout. BIRCH CREEK RESERVOIR: (May 10) Both the upper and lower reservoirs were checked on April 30. They are now filled to capacity and spilling. The water is…

Fishing Report for Southeastern Utah May 10, 2012

ABAJO MOUNTAINS: (May 10) Sergeant J. Shirley reports that fishing during the past week was challenging. Wind, snow and rain kept a lot of anglers off the water. Shirley indicated that all San Juan County waters are ice-free. BENCHES POND: (May 04) This pond lost its ice cap this week, but we haven't received any fishing reports yet. Expect slow…

New Hampshire weekly fishing report May 10, 2012

Stocking report FREE FISHING DAY is June 2, 2012: <>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><>  ><> ><> <> North Country Even though they rarely exceed 4 inches in length, rainbow smelt (Osmerus mordax) are so important to New Hampshire’s anglers that biologists study them in great detail. They serve as forage for some of our most popular gamefish such as salmon…

Fishing Report for Nevada May 9, 2012

LAKE MEAD – Fishing has been good for both largemouth and smallmouth bass. Anglers are catching fewer large fish than in recent weeks but are catching more fish. Drop shots and tubes have been very effective. Striped bass are taking cut baits south of Echo Bay with the best action at night. Small stripers are biting in the Vegas Wash…

Fishing Report for Oklahoma, May 9, 2012

New Lake Record smallmouth bass caught at Grand Lake on April 28, 2012. It weighed 5.1 lbs. and was 20 inches long. For more information go to our Lake Record page. CENTRAL Arcadia: May 6. Elevation normal. Channel catfish slow to fair on chicken liver and stinkbait along flats and drop-offs in evenings. Crappie fair to good around docks and…

Fishing Report for Northeastern Utah May 8, 2012

BIG SANDWASH RESERVOIR: (May 08) There are few anglers fishing the reservoir. They report doing fair to good for rainbows. It also sounds like some of the bass are starting to move into shallow water. BROUGH RESERVOIR: (May 08) Anglers report fair fishing for rainbows and browns that range from 13 and 20 inches. Try fishing deep with brightly colored…

Fishing Report for Oklahoma, May 2, 2012

CENTRAL Arcadia: April 29. Elevation normal. Channel catfish fair to good on chicken liver and stinkbait around flats and secondary points. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs all over. Report submitted by Chance Whiteley, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County. Hefner: April 30. Elevation normal and rising, water 68-74 and murky. Largemouth bass good on spinnerbaits, flukes and topwater baits…

Fishing Report for Nevada May 7, 2012

LAKE MEAD – Shad are moving into the shallows and the striped bass won’t be far behind. Anglers have been catching stripers in the Vegas Wash area with cut anchovies or by jigging. Temple Bar is still receiving reports of good striper action. Smallies and largemouth bass are hitting plastics and jigs near Echo Bay. Murky water conditions have made…