Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Perry - 12/11/2018 12:47:41 PM

Statewide Creel Regulations apply on all fish species.

Bream - 100/day     Crappie - 30/day     Bass - 10/day     Catfish - 10/day

Find the Depth Map Here

For more information contact Lake Perry manager Joey Hinton at (601) 784-6119.

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. 

Winter Fishing Tips (Weekly reports will resume mid-February)

Largemouth bass can be caught around structure, the dam, and ledges in 5 to 15 ft of water. Try Texas-rigged plastic worms; June bug, green pumpkin, and Bama Bug colors work well. Also try using suspending jerkbaits and lipless crankbaits along channels.

Crappie can be caught in deeper water, around 10 to 15 ft deep. Minnows or jigs tipped with minnows are good choices.

Bream can be caught using crickets or worms around brushtops in 5 to 10 ft of water.

Catfish are usually good around creek channels and points. Try cutbait and worms fished on the bottom.



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