The following fishing reports are provided by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for the week of June 30:
Fishing is good. Water lightly stained; 87 degrees; 0.20 feet low.
Largemouth bass are good with flukes, Texas rigged plastic worms, crankbaits, and brush hogs along grass lines, rocky shorelines, and flooded vegetation.
Crappie are good on minnows and jigs in brush piles and near bridge pilings.
White bass and hybrids are good on slabs, striper jigs, and live bait along the main lake channels, humps, and ridges. Look for birds diving over feeding schools of white bass.
Catfish are good on chicken liver and night crawlers.
No report this week.
Fishing is fair. Water slightly stained; 76 degrees; 2.17 feet low.
Hybrid stripers are fair on rattle traps chasing schools mid-depth.
Largemouth bass are fair with topwater until 9:00 a.m. among timber and out from deeper docks. The rest of the day fish points and ledges.
Crappie remain good out from docks, and in timber.
Catfish are fair with stink bait and cut bait.
LAKE O.H. IVIE
Fishing is good. Water clear; 76 degrees; 14.11 feet low.
Black bass remain fair but slowing with increased heat. Fish timber in the mornings and search cooler structures on deeper drops in the afternoon. Crankbait and worms have had continued success.
Crappie are good on jigs in shade and early evenings.
Catfish are good on stinkbait, live bait, and cut bait.
White bass are fair.
Fishing is good. Water lightly stained; 88 degrees; 2.01 feet high.
Largemouth bass are good on jerk baits, plastic craws and flipping jigs near main lake points, drop-offs, flooded vegetation, and rocky shorelines.
Hybrid stripers are good with live bait and swimbaits in the main lake in water depths 25-45 feet.
Crappie are good with minnows and jigs near timber and brush near a channel or drop-off.
Catfish are good on cut bait, live bait, and earthworms.