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Arcadia:August 8. Elevation normal, water 83 and clear. Largemouth bass slow on crankbaits off points, riprap and rocks. Channel and blue catfish fair on punch bait at dam and off points. White bass good on grubs and in-line spinnerbaits at dam, in the main lake and feeding while surfacing. Report submitted by Mark Murray, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County.

Draper: August 1. Elevation below normal, water 82 and stained. Channel catfish slow on chicken liver and cut bait in channels and in the main lake. Largemouth bass slow on buzz baits and topwater in coves. Crappie slow on jigs and minnows around docks and rocks. Lake is at 84% capacity, all fishing is fairly slow, bite is best in the evenings. Report submitted by Tell Judkins, game warden stationed in Cleveland County.

Hefner: September 11. Elevation above normal, water 80-82 and clear. White bass and striped bass hybrids good on grubs, jigs and sassy shad around docks and shorelines. Largemouth bass fair on buzz baits, crankbaits and spinnerbaits along shorelines.  Channel and blue catfish fair on cut bait, dough bait and punch bait along the dam and docks. Report submitted by Lucky Lure Tackle.

Overholser: September 4. Elevation normal, water murky to muddy. Blue, channel and flathead catfish slow on chicken liver, cut bait, live bait and punch bait below the dam and in the main lake. Striped bass hybrids and white bass slow on crawfish, cut bait, jigs and shrimp below the dam, around docks, the main lake and points. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs below the dam and around docks. Sunfish being caught on small jigs and worms along shallows in the main lake and below the dam. Carp and buffalo being caught on dough bait and worms. Report submitted by Vince Mesis, game warden stationed in Oklahoma County.

Thunderbird: August 1. Elevation below normal, water 81 and cloudy. Channel catfish slow on chicken liver and cut bait in channels and in the main lake. Largemouth bass slow on buzz baits and topwater lures around brush structure and in coves. White crappie slow on jigs and minnows at docks and off rocks. Lake is at 94% capacity, all fishing is slow. Bite is best in the evenings. Report submitted by Tell Judkins, game warden stationed in Cleveland County.

WesWatkins: September 10. Elevation below normal, water clear. Largemouth bass slow on crankbaits in coves and trolling over humps. Channel and blue catfish fair on PowerBait, stinkbait and worms along standing timber in creek channels. Report submitted by Mike France, game warden stationed in Pottawatomie County.


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Bell Cow: August 27. Elevation normal, water 86 and murky. Crappie fair on jigs around docks. Largemouth bass slow on minnows, spinnerbaits and worms around docks and shorelines. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

Birch: September 11. Elevation normal, water 85 and clear. Striped bass hybrids and largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, in-line spinnerbaits, sassy shad, slabs, spinnerbaits and spoons along creek channels, the dam, main lake and shorelines. Channel and flathead catfish slow on chicken liver, minnows and worms below the dam, along channels, docks and shorelines. Report submitted by Ryan Walker, game warden stationed in Osage County.

Carl Blackwell: September 5. Elevation below normal, water murky. Crappie good on minnows and jigs along shorelines and crappie dock. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, shrimp and worms in the main lake, along sandbars shorelines and spillway. Striped bass hybrids fair on crankbaits, flukes, live bait, PowerBait and spoons in the main lake. Report submitted by Emily Long, game warden stationed in Payne County.

Chandler: August 27. Elevation normal, water 88 and murky. Channel catfish slow on shad and stinkbait along shorelines. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around docks. Largemouth bass slow on small lures and spinnerbaits along shorelines. Report submitted by Gary Emmons, game warden stationed in Lincoln County.

Copan: September 10. Elevation below normal, water clearing. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure and in coves. Channel, blue and flathead catfish slow on live bait and live shad in the main lake and river channel. Report submitted by Joe Alexander, game warden stationed in Washington County.

Dripping Springs: July 26, 2016. Elevation normal, water 82 and clear. Channel and flathead catfish good on cut bait at 8 ft. in the main lake. Report submitted by Jaime Cheatwood, City of Okmulgee.

Eucha: July 16. Lake elevation is normal with water temperatures in the low 80's  and stained. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, jigs, spinnerbaits and topwater in the main lake, off points, along shorelines and in weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, shad, sunfish and worms in channels, discharge, in the main lake, off points and riprap. White bass good on jigs, plastics and shad in the discharge, on flats and in the main lake. Report submitted by Cody Morris, game warden.

Ft. GibsonNeed a Map? - September 10. Elevation normal, water 79 and clear. Crappie slow on hair jigs, jigs and tube jigs around brush structure, docks and in the main lake. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair drifting and on juglines baited with live shad in the main lake and river channel. White bass fair on in-line spinnerbaits in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Rick Stafford, Wagoner.

GrandNeed a Map? -July 16. Lake elevation is normal with water temperature at 80 degrees and slightly stained. White and black crappie fair on jigs, minnows and plastics below the dam, on brush structure and docks. White bass good on plastics, spoons and topwater in the main lake. Blue and channel catfish good on shad and shrimp below the dam, off flats and in the main lake. Report submitted by Marni Loftis, game warden stationed in Delaware County.

Greenleaf: September 4. Elevation normal, water 81 and murky. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on bill baits, buzz baits, crankbaits, jerk baits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures around brush structure, in coves, creek channels, shorelines, standing timber and weed beds. Crappie and white bass fair on grubs, hair jigs, jigs, minnows and tube jigs at 12 ft. around brush structure and standing timber. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live shad and sunfish along channels and in the main lake. Report submitted by Lark Wilson, game warden stationed in Muskogee County.

HudsonNeed a Map? - August 19. Elevation normal, water 80s and murky. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, jigs and plastic baits around brush structure, in coves, the main lake and points. Striped bass hybrids and white bass good on crankbaits and topwater lures below the dam, in the main lake and along riprap. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait, shad and stinkbait below the dam. Report submitted by Kody Moore, game warden stationed in Mayes County.

Hulah: September 10. Elevation normal, water clearing. Blue catfish fair on live bait and live shad in the main lake and river channel. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure and in coves. Report submitted by Joe Alexander, game warden stationed in Washington County.

KawNeed a Map? - August 22. Elevation dropping, water 88 and clear. Blue catfish fair on cut bait and live bait along flats, the river mouth and around points. White bass good on jigs, sassy shad, spoons and topwater lures along shorelines and sand beaches. Report submitted by Larry Green, game warden stationed in Osage County.

Keystone: September 12. Elevation above normal, water clear. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits along shorelines. Blue catfish good on cut bait along channels. Report submitted by Karlin Bailey, game warden stationed in Creek County.

Lower Illinois: September 10. Elevation normal, water 65 and murky to clear. Trout fair on jigs, midges, nymphs, PowerBait and small lures below the dam, tailwater and Watts area. Striped bass slow on shad below the dam and river mouth. Report submitted by Jeremy Bersche, game warden stationed in Sequoyah County.

McMurtry: May 9. Elevation normal, water 63 and murky. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 10-12 ft. around docks and brush structure. Saugeye good on crankbaits, sassy shad and minnows at 5-10 ft. along the sandbar, docks and shorelines. Channel catfish good on worms, dough bait and chicken liver at 5-15 ft. along brush structure, docks and sandbar. Report submitted by Lake McMurtry staff.

Okmulgee: July 26. Elevation normal, water 81 and normal. Largemouth bass and crappie slow on minnows and plastic baits in the main lake. Report submitted by Jaime Cheatwood, City of Okmulgee.

Oologah: July 16. Lake elevation is above average with water temperature at 80 degrees and murky. White bass fair on slabs and top water on flats and look for schooling fish early and late. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad below the dam and on flats. White crappie fair on jigs and minnows on brush structure and 10-15 ft. deep. Blue and channel catfish in the lake on juglines. Below the dam with rod and reel. Lake is 1 ft. above normal and falling. Report submitted by Brek Henry, game warden stationed in Rogers County.

Robert S. Kerr: July 2. Elevation normal, water muddy. Flathead catfish fair on shad and noodling along rocks and shorelines. Largemouth bass slow on buzz baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, shallows and weed beds. Crappie good on minnows and jigs along creek channels and river mouth. Report submitted by J. D. Stauffer, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

SkiatookNeed a Map? - September 11. Elevation normal, water 80s and clear. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 5-10 ft. around brush structure and standing timber. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on plastic baits at 10-20 ft. around brush structure. Report submitted by Paul Welch, game warden stationed in Osage County.

Sooner: Need a Map? - September 11. Elevation normal, water clear. Striped bass hybrids, striped bass and white bass fair on live shad and slabs in the main lake. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait along channels, Highway 15 and Highway 77. Report submitted by Doug Gottschalk, game warden stationed in Noble County.

Spavinaw: July 16. Lake elevation is normal with water temperature in the low 80's and stained. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and topwater in coves, creek channels, shallows, along shorelines and in weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on chicken liver, shad, sunfish and worms at the discharge, in the main lake and off points. White and black crappie fair on jigs and minnows in brush structure, at docks and in the main lake. Report submitted by Cody Morris, game warden.

Tenkiller: Need a Map? - September 3. Elevation above normal and steady, water 84 and clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass slow on plastic baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure and points. Channel and blue catfish fair drifting chicken liver at 10-17 ft. along flats and on dough bait and punch bait at 17-20 ft. in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Monte Brooks, Cookson.

Webbers Falls: September 4. Elevation normal, water 81 and murky. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on bill baits, buzz baits, crankbaits, jerk baits, plastic baits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures around brush structure, in coves, creek channels, points, shallows, shorelines and weed beds. Crappie fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows and tube jigs at 12 ft. under bridges, around brush structure, in coves, creek channels and standing timber. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live shad and sunfish along channels, in coves, creek channels, flats and river channel. Report submitted by Lark Wilson, game warden stationed in Muskogee County.

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Canton: September 10. Elevation below normal, water clear. White bass and striped bass hybrids good on shad and slabs in the main lake. Channel catfish good on punch bait, shad and stinkbait along the dam and shallows. Report submitted by Mark Walker, game warden stationed in Blaine County.

Ft. Supply: September 11. Elevation below normal, water murky. Channel catfish slow on cut bait in the main lake. All fishing slow. Report submitted by Mark Reichenberger, game warden stationed in Woodward County.

Foss: September 11. Elevation 1/2 ft. below normal, water low 80s. Striped bass hybrids fair on live bait. White bass fair on live bait and spinnerbaits. Catfish fair on cut bait. Walleye slow. Report submitted by Eric Puyear, B & K Bait House.

Great Salt Plains: The fishery has not recovered from 2011 kill.

Watonga: No report submitted.

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Arbuckle: August 19. Elevation below normal, water 81 and stained. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on flukes, jigs and plastic baits around brush structure, the main lake and along riprap. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure and docks. White bass slow on lipless baits and roadrunners in white/chartreuse in the main lake. Report submitted by Jack Melton.

Blue River: September 12. Elevation normal, water 68 and clear. Channel catfish good on chicken liver, punch bait, stinkbait and worms around brush structure, rocks and below rifles and obstructions in current in deeper water. Smallmouth, largemouth and spotted bass good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and topwater lures around brush structure, rocks and shallows. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

Broken BowNeed a Map? -  September 10. Elevation below normal, water 83. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits and plastic baits around brush structure, points and standing timber. Channel, blue and flathead catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait, punch bait and worms in coves, creek channels and river mouth. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Durant: September 12. Elevation normal, water clear. Largemouth bass slow on crankbaits, flukes and plastic baits around brush structure, channels, the main lake and standing timber. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, cut bait, punch bait, shrimp and stinkbait along channels, the main lake and standing timber. Crappie slow on minnows and tube jigs in the main lake and around standing timber. Report submitted by Michael Ward, park ranger.

EufaulaNeed a Map? - September 3. Elevation normal, water turbid. Blue catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait and live shad below the dam, in the main lake and along rocks. Largemouth bass good on jerk baits, small lures and red-eyed rattletraps around brush structure, in coves and along shorelines. Crappie good on minnows and jigs around brush structure and docks. Report submitted by Cannon Harrison, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Hugo: September 10. Elevation normal, water turbid. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait, hotdogs and stinkbait below the dam, along flats, sandbar, shorelines and dam. Crappie excellent on crickets, jigs and minnows around brush structure, docks and under bridges. Largemouth and smallmouth bass good on grasshoppers, small lures and spinnerbaits around brush structure, in coves, docks and riprap. Report submitted by Cannon Harrison, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Hugo: September 10. Elevation normal, water 78. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs in the main lake, along the river channel and standing timber. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad below the dam. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Choctaw County.

Konawa: September 10. Elevation normal, water 84 and clear. Largemouth bass good on live shad and shad in the main lake. Bass are schooling at the top. Report submitted by Ty Runyan, game warden stationed in Pontotoc County.

Lower Mountain Fork: September 10. Elevation normal, water clear. Trout good on PowerBait, small lures and worms around rocks and shallows. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Lower Mountain Fork: September 7. Stocked approximately 2,600 rainbow trout on September 6. Report submitted by April Drake, secretary at the southeast region office.

McGee Creek: September 10. Elevation normal, water 83 and clear. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure. Largemouth and spotted bass slow on plastic baits around brush structure, points, rocks and standing timber. Channel and flathead catfish fair on sunfish along riprap and standing timber. Report submitted by Larry Luman, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

Murray: August 22. Elevation normal, water 80 and clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass slow on Alabama rigs, crankbaits, flukes, plastic baits, sassy shad and topwater lures around brush structure, creek channels, points, rocks and weed beds. Spotted bass slow on crankbaits, hair jigs and sassy shad along channels, creek channels, the main lake and around points. Channel catfish fair on crawfish, punch bait, shad, shrimp and worms along channels, in coves and docks. Report submitted by Jeremy Brothers, game warden stationed in Carter County.

Pine Creek: September 10. Elevation dropping, water clear. Largemouth bass fair on topwater lures in the main lake. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure and channels. Channel catfish good on chicken liver and cut bait in the main lake. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

Robert S. Kerr: September 10. Elevation normal, water murky. Blue, channel and flathead catfish good on cut bait, live shad, shad and stinkbait along channels, flats and points. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on crankbaits and plastic baits around points and riprap. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure and rocks. Report submitted by Allen Couch, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Sardis: September 10. Elevation normal, water 81 and clear. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on buzz baits, jigs, plastic baits and spinnerbaits around brush structure, standing timber and weed beds. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, live bait, shad and sunfish in the main lake and along shorelines. Crappie fair on hair jigs, jigs, minnows and tube jigs around brush structure and standing timber. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

TexomaNeed a Map? - September 11. Elevation normal, water clearing. Striped bass good on flukes, hair jigs and live shad below the dam, in the main lake, around points and riprap. Blue catfish good on chicken liver, cut bait and shad below the dam, in the main lake, around points, riprap and river mouth. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around brush structure, the main lake and standing timber. Report submitted by Cody Jones, game warden stationed in Bryan County.

Wister: September 10. Elevation above normal, water 80 and stained. Largemouth bass fair on buzz baits, jigs and plastic baits around brush structure, the main lake and river channel. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait in the main lake. Crappie fair on minnows and tube jigs around brush structure and in the main lake. Report submitted by James Williams, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.

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Ellsworth: August 27. Elevation 1/2 ft. above normal, water 87 and murky. There are three flood gates open. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure, docks and standing timber. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait, punch bait and shad in the main lake and around points. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.

Ft. Cobb: Lake elevation normal with water temperatures at 83 degrees and murky. Striped Bass and white bass biting good on crankbaits, Flukes, sassy shad and slabs on channels creek channels, points and riprap. Blues and channels biting fair on crawfish, cut bait, shrimp and stinkbait in creek channels, around the dam, on point and riprap. White and black Crappie biting fair on minnows and jigs around brush structures and docks. Submitted by Tyler Howser Game Warden, stationed in Seminole County.

Lawtonka: August 27. Elevation rising, water 89 and clear. Channel and blue catfish slow on cut bait, punch bait and shad along creek channels, the main lake and points. Report submitted by Mike Carroll, game warden stationed in Comanche County.

Tom Steed: September 12. Elevation normal, water 70. Saugeye and white bass fair trolling crankbaits in the main lake. Report submitted by David Smith, game warden stationed in Kiowa County.

Waurika: September 5. Elevation normal, water 80. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait, stinkbait and worms in the main lake, around points and along shorelines. Crappie slow on minnows and jigs around brush structure. Striped bass hybrids and white bass slow on crankbaits around points and along shorelines. Report submitted by Chris Stover, game warden stationed in Stephens County.

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