Big Bend Region Week of May 22, 2019
- Water stained; 75–84 degrees; 32.40' low. Black bass are very good on swimbaits, jerkbaits, crankbaits, topwaters, and soft plastics. Striped bass are fair on crankbaits and jerkbaits. White bass are fair on crankbaits and jerkbaits. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on cheesebait, shrimp, and nightcrawlers. Yellow catfish are good on trotlines and throwlines baited with live perch. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.
To prevent the spread of zebra mussels, the law requires draining of water from boats and onboard receptacles when leaving or approaching public fresh waters. Get details.