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Monday, January 13, 2014

Region 5 Fishing Reports (Southeastern KS) 2014


Use this article to comment on the Fishing in Region 5 or Southeastern Kansas. KDWPT Region 5 Fishing Reports can be found HERE

The list of Lakes and Reservoirs in Region 5 can be found HERE


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5 comments:

  1. Toronto -Did my first drift fishing for cats today. It was good! We caught about 15 nice channels the biggest being 9+ pounds. We found 2-3 inch shad at Tornonto Point.

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  2. Toronto - Went back to Toronto for more drift fishing. We had no problem getting shad at the point. Fishing was a little slower today but we still caught quality fish. We kept 6 and turned the larger fish back. Wind was out of the east 5 to 10 mph.

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  3. Is there any information regarding electrofishing results on Melvern Reservoir ?? Have there been any Largemouth or Smallmouth stockings there lately ? Thank you

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  4. Melvern Lake - We had the intentions to try drifting for blues but the wind didn't cooperate. We fished for crappie and only kept 4. Slow day. Shad are still small (2 inches).

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  5. Toronto - We had a north wind today,not my favorite, We had much difficulty locating shad. We finally found them in 1-2 feet of water We hit many spots on the lake and only caught 10( largest #6).

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