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June 4, 2015

Southwest Ohio Fishing Report – June 5th, 2015

Rocky Fork Lake (Highland County) – Prior to the heavy rains, bluegills were being taken in two to four feet of water along shorelines with fallen trees and brush. Use waxworms, redworms, or pieces of nightcrawlers fished 1½-2 feet below a small bobber. Try saugeye fishing in five to 10 feet of water near the

Southeast Ohio Fishing Report – June 5th, 2015

Veto Lake (Washington County) – Crappies, sunfish, catfish and largemouth bass should all be biting at this 160-acre lake. For crappies, fish a minnow under a bobber at two feet off the bottom along woody vegetation. For sunfish, try small worms, waxworms, or minnows fished under a bobber. The best locations are generally near the

Northeast Ohio Fishing Report – June 5th, 2015

Tappan Lake (Harrison County) – The white bass bite is firing up.  Anglers are catching exceptional quality fish around the dam. Live gizzard shad have been a hot bait, while crankbaits are also delivering consistent action. Crappies continue to be taken on minnows and jigs near shore, and waxworms under a bobber are producing sunfish.

Northwest Ohio Fishing Report – June 5th, 2015

Resthaven Wildlife Area, (Erie County) – Resthaven Wildlife Area is located just outside Castalia on State Route 269. The area has 444 acres of water contained in 10 different ponds. Bluegill fishing is usually very good this time of year. Try casting waxworms, small jigs, and spinnerbaits throughout the pond edges. Ponds 7 and 8

Central Ohio Fishing Report – June 5th, 2015

 Hargus Creek Lake (Pickaway County) – Crappies are active in coves and around woody cover.  Use minnows or jigs suspended under a bobber. A good number of bluegills and redear sunfish up to eight inches can be caught on waxworms in shallow areas this time of year. A large population of largemouth bass from 12

Ohio Calendar of Events – June 5th, 2015

Banquets/Fundraisers June 27: Southern Ohio Sportsmen Chapter, Hunters Helping Kids, 6 p.m., Ross County Fairgrounds. For more info call Jeff Raines, 740-773-4148 after 4 p.m. Aug. 14: Tri-State Area WTU Banquet, 5:30 p.m., The Meadows, Addyston. For more info call Mike Stenger, 513-379-8407. Aug. 29: Southwest WTU Banquet, 4:30 p.m., Butler County Fairgrounds, Hamilton. For

Ohio Cuffs & Collars – June 5th, 2015

Central Ohio – Wildlife District 1 • State wildlife officer Matt Teders was patrolling Madison County in early spring when he observed a vehicle parked near Deer Creek. Officer Teders observed two individuals fishing. One individual finished a can of beer and threw it on the ground. Both individuals continued to fish and caught several

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