Fishing Reports for Week of April 1, 2015
South Texas Plains Region
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|BRAUNIG||Water stained. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are fair on shrimp and live bait near the dam. Blue catfish are slow.|
|CALAVERAS||Water stained. Black bass are good on green pumpkin soft plastics and crankbaits near the dam. Striped bass are good on spoons and jigs near the dam. Redfish are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on liver, shrimp, and cheesebait. Yellow catfish are slow.|
|CHOKE CANYON||Water stained; 60–64 degrees; 28.20' low. Black bass are good on green pumpkin soft plastic worms and lizards, and on jigs over grass. White bass are fair on small spinnerbaits and Rapalas. Crappie are slow. Drum are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on stinkbait and shrimp. Yellow catfish are fair on live perch.|
|COLETO CREEK||Water murky; 70 degrees in main lake, offline at hot water discharge; 0.39' high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish to 10 pounds are good on cut bait and live perch in 8–10 feet. Yellow catfish are slow.|
|FALCON||Water murky; 58–62 degrees; 23.66' low. Black bass are good on green pumpkin soft plastics and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on frozen shrimp and cut bait. Yellow catfish are slow. If fishing the Mexico side, everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license whether fishing or not.|
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