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Area fishing report for 9-23-2020

The area fishing report for 9-23-2020.

Blue River: September 22. Elevation normal, water clear. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and punch bait around channels, river channel, and rocks. Largemouth, smallmouth, and spotted bass good on crankbaits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, rocks, and shorelines. Bluegill, green, and redear sunfish good on crickets, grasshoppers, and worms around shallows and shorelines. Report submitted by Ethan Lovelace. 

Broken Bow: September 18. Elevation above normal, water 81. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/BROK.lakepage.html. Largemouth, smallmouth, and spotted bass fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, and spoons around brush structure and points. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, punch bait, and worms around channels, coves, and river mouth. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Eufaula: September 18. Elevation normal, water 82 and murky. For current eevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/EUFA.lakepage.html. Striped bass fair on jigs, small lures, and topwater lures below and around the dam. Crappie good on jigs and minnows around coves, docks, main lake, riprap, and standing timber. Report submitted by Cannon Harrison, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Lower Mountain Fork: September 18. Elevation normal, water clear. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Geological Survey website at https://waterdata.usgs.gov/ok/nwis/uv?site_no=07339000. Rainbow trout excellent on PowerBait, tube jigs, and worms around creek channels and spillway. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

McGee Creek: September 18. Elevation normal, water 82. Largemouth and spotted bass good on Alabama rig, crankbaits, and topwater lures around coves, flats, and points. White and spotted bass fair on topwater lures around the dam and main lake. Crappie fair on minnows around brush structure, channels, and standing timber. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

Pine Creek: September 18. Elevation above normal, water clear. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/PINE.lakepage.html. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits and plastic baits around coves, creek channels, and points. Crappie good on jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and stinkbait below the dam. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: September 18. Elevation normal, water murky. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/webdata/gagedata/KERO2.current.html. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on buzz baits, crankbaits, minnows, plastic baits, small lures, and topwater lures around brush structure, docks, rocks, sandbar, shorelines, standing timber, and weed beds. Blue, channel, and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, goldfish, grubs, hot dogs, minnows, shad, shrimp, sunfish, and worms below the dam, along channels, main lake, river channel, river mouth, shorelines, and tailwater. Crappie fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, and small lures around coves, points, standing timber, tailwater, and weed beds. Report submitted by Logan Shimp, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis: September 18. Elevation above normal, water 78. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/SARD.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on buzz baits, crankbaits, jerk bait, lipless baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits, and topwater lures around brush structure, points, riprap, rocks, shorelines, standing timber, and weed beds. Blue, channel, and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live shad, shad, and sunfish around channels, flats, main lake, and shorelines. Crappie fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows, and tube jigs around brush structure, points, and standing timber.  Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

Tenkiller: September 20. Elevation normal, water 82 and clear. For current elevation conditions go to the US Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/TENK.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on plastics and small lures around brush structure and standing timber. Crappie fair on jigs and small lures around brush structure. Report submitted by Cody Youngblood, game warden stationed in Cherokee County.

Wister: September 18. Elevation above normal, water cloudy. For current elevation conditions go to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers website at https://www.swt-wc.usace.army.mil/WIST.lakepage.html. Largemouth and spotted bass good on bill baits, buzz baits, crankbaits, plastics, spinnerbaits, and topwater lures around brush structure, coves, points, shorelines, and standing timber. Blue, channel, and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, crawfish, cut bait, hot dogs, shad, stinkbait, sunfish, and worms below the dam, around brush structure, channels, main lake, points, and standing timber. Crappie good on jigs, minnows, small lures, and spinnerbaits around brush structure, points, shorelines, standing timber, and cedar brush. Report submitted by Thomas Gillham, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.


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