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Post Posted: 07:53pm - Jul 19,21 
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Water temps are 74-75 with a slight algae bloom. Smallmouth, while running on the small side, have been decent on chatterbaits, drop shotting, and pitching jigs with craw trailers. Start shallow along the rock dikes and gradually work deeper as the morning hours progress.

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Post Posted: 04:50am - Jul 23,21 
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Did you try for crappies at all? Nice smallie.

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Post Posted: 09:19pm - Jul 23,21 
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wsj_outdoorsman wrote:
Did you try for crappies at all? Nice smallie.


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Sorry Bill,

Only bass rods were on board that day.

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Post Posted: 07:47am - Jul 25,21 
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Went out yesterday, water temps up to 82! Caught lots of little stripers, one nice bluegill and a sheepshead. Water was very turbid, less than a foot of visibility. We were targeting walleye. Not a lot of boaters out, it was just way to hot.

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