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Fishing Report

Eagle Lake - 11/29/2022 10:56:06 AM
Species Detail
Largemouth Bass Anglers have been doing okay catching bass. Try fishing around the piers with Colorado bladed spinnerbaits or in-line spinners.
Crappie Crappie fishing has been tough this past week. Try fishing on the edge of the piers or in deeper water around 8 - 10 feet. Try catching these fish using chartreuse jigs or live minnows.
Bream Bream can be caught in shallow water around woody cover and cypress trees on crickets and red worms.
Catfish Catfishing has been good with decent numbers of fish being caught on noodles. Anglers have reported success using chicken soaked in Kool-aid or shrimp when fishing deep holes.

Special Fishing Regulations


Species

Species Type Length To Release
Black Bass (largemouth, smallmouth and spotted) minimum length limit 16 inches & under
Crappie (white and black) minimum length limit 11 inches & under

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information
Black Bass (largemouth, smallmouth and spotted) 10 Regulations for Eagle Lake include the channel leading to the Muddy Bayou water control structure.
Crappie (white and black) 30 Regulations for Eagle Lake include the channel leading to the Muddy Bayou water control structure.

 




Additional Information:

 

Eagle Lake Depth Map

 

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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