Buchanan Weekly Fishing Report
- Apr 26, 2017
- Water stained; 71–75 degrees; 2.04’ low. Black bass are good on Bleeding Shad Rat–L–Traps, white Terminator spinnerbaits, and weightless wacky rigged green pumpkin Whacky Sticks along break lines of flats in 6–18 feet. Striped bass are fair trolling Curb’s bucktail jigs and drifting live bait from Shaw to Flag Island. White bass are fair trolling Shad Raps along Hog Island, and jigging Pirk Minnows and Tiny Traps above Paradise Point. Crappie are fair on minnows and white tube jigs. Channel catfish are good on live bait and cut bait. Yellow and blue catfish are good on juglines and trotlines baited with live bait.
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