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Saltwater Fishing Reports

Week of July 22, 2015

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Water Body Report
NORTH SABINE Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft plastics. Redfish are good in the cuts and drains leading to the marsh on shrimp and Gulps.
SOUTH SABINE Trout are fair to good while drifting the reefs on live shrimp and topwaters. Trout are good while working slicks and pods of shad. Trout are good at the jetty on live bait and topwaters.
BOLIVAR Trout are good on the south shoreline on Bass Assassins, Gamblers and Sand Eels. Black drum, sand trout and redfish are good at Rollover Pass. Trout are good on the reefs in East Bay on soft plastics.
TRINITY BAY Waters are beginning to clear a bit but most anglers continue to work the lower end of Galveston Bay. Redfish are fair in the marsh on live bait.
EAST GALVESTON BAY Trout are good for drifters working deep shell on limetreuse and plum Bass Assassins, Gamblers and Litl’ Johns. Whiting and sand trout are good on the edge of the Intracoastal on fresh shrimp. Trout are good on the
WEST GALVESTON BAY Trout are fair to good on live shrimp on the reefs. Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs. Offshore is good for kingfish and ling.
TEXAS CITY Trout are fair to good on the reefs on live shrimp and croakers. Solid trout have come from the edge of the Ship Channel on croakers and shrimp.
FREEPORT Trout are good at San Luis Pass on shrimp and MirrOlures. Sand trout and sheepshead are good on live shrimp on the reefs in Christmas Bay. Trout, Spanish mackerel and sand trout are good at the jetties on soft plastics and shrimp.
EAST MATAGORDA BAY Trout are fair for drifters on live shrimp over humps and scattered shell. Redfish are fair to good on the edge of the Intracoastal on crabs and mullet. Sand trout and croakers are good on fresh shrimp on the bottom.
WEST MATAGORDA BAY Trout are fair on sand and grass humps on soft plastics and topwaters. Redfish are fair on topwaters and live shrimp on the north shoreline.
PORT O'CONNOR Trout and redfish are fair on topwaters and live bait over sand, grass and shell in San Antonio Bay. Trout are fair to good in the surf and at the jetty on croakers and live shrimp.
ROCKPORT Trout are fair in the guts and channels on free–lined shrimp. Trout are fair over grass while drifting with live shrimp. Redfish are good on mullet on the Estes Flats and around Mud Island.
PORT ARANSAS Trout, redfish and sheepshead are fair to good at the jetty on shrimp and croakers. Trout are fair to good in the surf on topwaters, piggies and croakers.
CORPUS CHRISTI Trout are fair to good on the edge of the spoils on Gulps and live shrimp. Redfish are good in the potholes on shrimp. Trout are fair on topwaters on the reefs in Nueces Bay.
BAFFIN BAY Trout are good on topwaters around rocks and grass and around spoil islands. Trout are fair to good on the King Ranch shoreline on croakers, topwaters and plum plastics.
PORT MANSFIELD Trout are good on topwaters around sand and grass. Redfish are fair to good while drifting pot holes and on live bait around East Cut.
SOUTH PADRE Trout and redfish are good while wading flats on shrimp and plastics under rattling corks. Trout, redfish and sheepshead are good at the jetty on shrimp.
PORT ISABEL Trout and redfish are fair to good on the flats on live shrimp. Redfish are good for sight–casters in knee–deep water on Gulps, Super Spooks and SkitterWalks.
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