Big Bend Fishing Reports
Week of May 20, 2015
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AMISTAD : Water murky; 70–74 degrees; 28.73’ low. Black bass are good on watermelon crankbaits, topwaters, spinnerbaits, and soft plastics. Striped bass are fair on large topwaters and Red Fins. White bass are fair on shallow running crankbaits. Crappie are slow. Catfish are fair on liver and shrimp over baited holes. Yellow catfish are good on trotlines and droplines baited with live perch. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.