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Fishing Report

Moon Lake - 12/1/2022 12:16:54 PM
Species Detail
Bass Take a slower approach when fishing for bass during the fall months. 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 During the fall months crappie can be caught in the deeper sections of the lake near any deep structure. Look for any structure in the lake and try various depths. Using jigs or minnows is a good choice.
Bream Bream fishing during the fall months can be slow. Try using redworms at different depths.
Catfish Fall catfish are slow to bite. Try fishing near the bottom with liver, nightcrawlers, or cut bait.

Special Fishing Regulations


Species

Species Type Length To Release
Black Bass (combined largemouth, spotted and smallmouth) No length limit
Crappie (combined black and white) Minimum Length Limit 10 inches & under

Creel Limits (per person, per day)

Type Amount Additional Information
Black Bass (combined largemouth, spotted and smallmouth) 5
Crappie (combined black and white) 30



Additional Information 

Moon 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.

Please be aware that silver carp are very abundant in Moon Lake and may jump out of the water and collide with boaters, skiers, and anglers.

 

 


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