South Texas Plains Region Week of March 25, 2020
- GOOD. Water lightly stained; 67-68 degrees; Largemouth bass are good fishing shallow vegetation with topwater, plastic worms, spinners, and jigs. Red drum are good and active in the afternoons. Strippers have increased following the birds. Catfish are good on live bait and cheese bait.
- GOOD. Water stained; 67-68 degrees. Red drum are good with crawfish and tilapia. Largemouth are good with topwater early morning, quick jigs in vegetation, and spinners throughout the day. Hybrid striped bass are fair. Catfish are good on stinkbait, liver, and cut shad.
- Choke Canyon
- FAIR. Water lightly stained; 68-69 degrees; 18.16’ low. Largemouth bass are good. There is movement all day among grassy shores and drops close by with jigs, worms, and topwaters. White bass remain good in the Frio River. Crappie are fair on jigs.
- Corpus Christi Lake
- GOOD. Water lightly stained; 71-72 degrees; 4.09’ low. Largemouth bass are good in coves, along weed beds, and creeks with spinners, rattletraps, crankbaits, and plastic worms. White bass remain good in the mouth of the Nueces River. Crappie are fair fishing live minnows. Catfish are good on cut bait and cheese bait.
- GOOD. Water lightly stained; 71-73 degrees; 35.51’ low. Black bass are good, continually moving all day close to coves, flooded vegetation, and points. Crappie are fair near the hardwoods. Catfish are good on live and prepped baits. Remember to stay on the Texas side unless you possess a Mexican Fishing License.
- FAIR. Water stained; 67-68 degrees; 5.78’ low. Largemouth bass are good fishing continuing to fish worms, jigs, and light-colored spinners. Look by submerged vegetation and brush. Crappie are fair on jigs. Catfish are good on stinkbait, cut bait, and live bait. Trotlines remain great with live bait.
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