Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Bee Lake - 5/15/2024 8:58:43 AM
Species Detail
Bass Temperatures are still on the cooler side, which mean fish are less active. However, with warmer weather on the way, look for the activity start to pick up. Suspended crank baits, spinner baits, and worms are a good choice. Just fish them slow this time of year. Target deeper areas with underwater cover.
Crappie There have been reports of anglers catching crappie over the past week or so. Anglers are having the most success in 3-5 feet of water around cypress knees. Jigs seem to be the bait of choice at this time. There are also anglers using minnows.
Bream Bream fishing during this time remains to be slow. Try using redworms at different depths.
Catfish Look for catfish action start to pick up with water temps heating up. Try fishing near the bottom with liver, nightcrawlers, or cut bait.

Special Fishing Regulations


Species Type Length To Release

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information

No Alligator Gar harvest allowed from Bee Lake.


Additional Information

 Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Fisheries Biologists use various sampling methods to assess the fish populations in the State’s waters.   Sampling results for selected water bodies are summarized in Reel Facts Sheets.

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