Fishing Reports - Northeast

Lower Illinois River PFHA Report

Aug 12. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 65°F and stained.

Trout, Rainbow Fair on caddis flies, in-line spinnerbaits, PowerBait, worms.

Comments: Best times are early morning and late evening.

Report submitted by Brek Henry (Game Warden Sequoyah County)

Greenleaf Report

Aug 8. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 87°F and stained.

Bass, Largemouth Fair on bill baits, crankbaits, lipless baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits, topwater lures, worms around coves, points, shallows, shorelines, weed beds.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Fair on chicken liver, grass hoppers, minnows, shad, worms around coves, main lake, points, shallows, shorelines.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White, Sunfish, Green Fair on hair jigs, in-line spinnerbaits, minnows, small lures, worms around brush structure, coves, shallows, shorelines, weed beds.

Report submitted by Dylan Langford (Game Warden Muskogee County)

Sooner Report

Aug 8. Elevation is 2.5 ft. below normal (stable), water temperature 86°F and clear.

Bass, Striped Hybrid Good on crankbaits, live shad around main lake.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Fair on chicken liver, cut bait, stinkbait, sunfish, worms around flats, main lake.

Saugeye Fair on crankbaits, jigs, live shad around main lake, points.

Report submitted by Stephen Paul (Game Warden Noble County)

Webbers Falls Report

Aug 8. Elevation is 2 ft. above normal (stable), water temperature 87°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Spotted Fair on crankbaits, flukes, plastic baits, sassy shad, spinnerbaits around brush structure, creek channels, main lake, shallows, shorelines.

Bass, Striped, Bass, White Fair on hair jigs, in-line spinnerbaits, lipless baits, sassy shad, small lures, topwater lures around below the dam, riprap, river channel, shallows, shorelines, tailwater.

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Fair on goldfish, hot dogs, minnows, shad, stinkbait, worms around below the dam, riprap, river channel, river mouth, rocks, tailwater.

Report submitted by Dylan Langford (Game Warden Muskogee County)

Eucha Report

Aug 8. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 85°F and clear. (USGS Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Fair on crankbaits, jerk baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits, topwater lures around brush structure, main lake, points, riprap.

Catfish, Channel Good on chicken liver, cut bait, dough bait, punch bait, shad, shrimp, stinkbait, worms around brush structure, channels, flats, main lake, points.

Report submitted by Zane Arnold (Game Warden Delaware County)

Fort Gibson Report

Aug 7. Elevation is 1 ft. above normal (stable), water temperature 80°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Good on jigs, plastic baits, topwater lures around brush structure, main lake.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Good on grubs, jigs around brush structure, main lake, riprap, standing timber.

Bass, White Good on sassy shad, small lures around below the dam.

Report submitted by Ben Haff (Game Warden Wagoner County)

Grand Lake Report

Aug 7. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 86°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Fair on crankbaits, plastic baits around brush structure, docks, rocks, shorelines.

Catfish, Blue Fair on chicken liver, cut bait around below the dam, docks, shorelines.

Bass, White Good on Alabama rigs, jigs around below the dam, main lake, points.

Report submitted by Riley Willman (Game Warden Delaware County)

Birch Reservoir Report

Aug 7. Elevation is 1 ft. below normal (stable), water temperature 85°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel Fair on cut bait, shad.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Fair on minnows around brush structure, docks.

Report submitted by Jeremy Bersche (Game Warden Osage County)

Kaw Lake Report

Aug 7. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 88°F and stained. (USACE Lake Level)

Catfish, Blue, Catfish, Channel, Catfish, Flathead Good on cut bait, goldfish, grass hoppers, lipless baits, live shad, shad, stinkbait, sunfish, worms around below the dam, channels, river channel, river mouth.

Crappie, Black, Crappie, White Good on grubs, hair jigs, jigs, live bait, live shad, minnows, plastic baits, spoons, tube jigs around brush structure, riprap, standing timber.

Bass, Striped Hybrid, Bass, White Fair on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits, jerk baits, lipless baits, live bait, live shad, minnows, sassy shad, small lures, topwater lures around creek channels, main lake, points, riprap, river channel, other.

Report submitted by Spencer Grace (Game Warden Kay County)

Keystone Lake Report

Aug 7. Elevation is .5 ft. above normal (stable), water temperature 88°F and murky. (USACE Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth, Bass, Smallmouth Fair on crankbaits, jerk baits, lipless baits, plastic baits around brush structure, channels, main lake, points, riprap.

Catfish, Blue Fair on cut bait, live shad around main lake.

Report submitted by Bailey Johnson (Game Warden Creek County)

Spavinaw Lake Report

Aug 7. Elevation is Normal (stable), water temperature 76°F and stained. (USGS Lake Level)

Bass, Largemouth Fair on crankbaits, jigs, plastic baits, worms around main lake.

Crappie, Black Fair on jigs, minnows around brush structure, docks.

Catfish, Channel Fair on cut bait, shad around flats, main lake.

Report submitted by Kody Moore (Game Warden Mayes County)