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weekly fishing reports by region
 
SOUTHEAST REPORTS
 

Compiled and edited by J.P. Greeson, Bink Grimes, Kendal Hemphill and Mark Perry for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department under a federal grant provided by the Sport Fish Restoration Program.

SOUTHEAST
CONROE: Water stained; 74-78 degrees; 0.31’ high. Black bass are fair on dark soft plastics and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are good on stinkbait and liver.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water stained. Black bass are fair on watermelon red and June bug red soft plastics and crankbaits. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on frozen shrimp, nightcrawlers, and stinkbait.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 75-79 degrees; 0.39’ high. Black bass to 8 pounds are good on white or yellow crankbaits and swimbaits in 6-16 feet. Crappie are good on live minnows. Bream are good on live worms. Channel and blue catfish are good on juglines baited with live worms. Yellow catfish are slow.

LIVINGSTON: Water stained; 76-80 degrees; 0.19’ high. Black bass are fair on crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are very good on minnows. Blue catfish are good on shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water stained; 75-79 degrees; 3.56’ high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are slow. Catfish are slow.

STEINHAGEN: 0.90’ high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water stained; 73-77 degrees; 0.52’ high. Black bass are good on watermelon and watermelon red soft plastics and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on minnows and white spinnerbaits. Crappie are good on minnows and red tube jigs. Bream are good on worms. Channel and blue catfish are fair on frozen shrimp and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.