- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 3, 2015

Here is the weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for June 3 and also available on the Internet at http://www.txfishing.com :

CENTRAL

BASTROP: Water stained; 73-77 degrees. Black bass are fair on pumpkinseed soft plastics and spinnerbaits. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on liver, nightcrawlers, and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.

BELTON: Water murky; 68-72 degrees; 11.02 feet high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

BROWNWOOD: Water murky; 72-76 degrees; 0.88 feet low. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are fair over baited holes. Yellow catfish are slow.

BUCHANAN: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 22.10 feet low. Black bass are fair on weightless wacky rigged green pumpkin Whacky Sticks with chartreuse tails, Daiquiri Skip-N-Pop topwaters, and Bleeding Shad Rat-L-Traps in 5-15 feet. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on Pet Spoons and jigging Pirk Minnows in 10-20 feet. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are fair on live bait and cut bait. Yellow and blue catfish are slow.

CANYON LAKE: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 18.66 feet high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged watermelon Whacky Sticks and pumpkinseed Curb’s Erratic jigs in 6-15 feet. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Smallmouth bass are slow. Crappie are fair on Curb’s crappie jigs and live minnows. Channel catfish are fair on live bait. Yellow and blue catfish are slow.

COLEMAN: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 9.42 feet low. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

COLORADO RIVER: (At Colorado Bend State Park) No report available.

FAYETTE: Water murky. Black bass are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow.

GRANBURY: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 0.45 feet low. Black bass are fair on pumpkinseed soft plastics, crankbaits, and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on minnows and chartreuse spinnerbaits. Crappie are slow. Catfish are fair on stinkbait, shrimp, and liver.

GRANGER: Water murky; 75-79 degrees; 14.66 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

LBJ: Water stained; 70-74 degrees; 0.30 feet low. Black bass are fair on Bleeding Shad Rat-L-Traps and weightless green pumpkin wacky rigged Whacky Sticks along break lines of flats early in 4-10 feet. White bass are fair trolling Shad Raps. Crappie are fair on minnows and chartreuse Curb’s crappie jigs in 10 feet. Channel catfish are good on minnows and dipbait. Yellow and blue catfish are good on trotlines baited with live perch and carp.

NAVARRO MILLS: Water murky; 68-72 degrees; 17.19 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

PROCTOR: Water murky; 67-71 degrees; 16.11 feet high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

SOMERVILLE: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 20.33 feet high. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

STILLHOUSE: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 3.10 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

TRAVIS: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 14.17 feet low. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

WALTER E. LONG: Water murky. Black bass are slow. Hybrid striper are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Channel and blue catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.

WHITNEY: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 22.11 feet high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

NORTHEAST

ATHENS: Water stained; 74-77 degrees; 1.19 feet high. Black bass are good on hollow body frogs, weightless worms and topwater poppers. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines and cut shad.

BOB SANDLIN: Water murky; 74-78 degrees; 0.5 feet high. Black bass are good on buzz frogs and Spooks. Crappie are good on minnows and white jigs. White bass are fair on minnows and slabs. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait.

BONHAM: Water stained, 73-77 degrees; 1.3 feet high. Black bass are good on crankbaits, spinnerbaits and chatterbaits, jigs and soft plastics. Crappie are good on minnows around bridges and backs of creeks. Catfish are excellent on frozen shrimp and cut bait.

BRIDGEPORT: Water stained, 72-75 degrees; Full pool. No report available. All ramps closed due to debris floating in lake.

CADDO: Water stained to muddy; 75-78 degrees; 2.8 feet high. Black bass are slow on flipping jigs and spinnerbaits. White and yellow bass are good on slab and minnows. Catfish are good on cut shad and prepared bait.

CEDAR CREEK: Water stained to muddy; 74-77 degrees; 0.71 feet high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged soft plastics and spinnerbaits near docks and shallow cover. White bass are good on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on minnows and slabs. Crappie are good on jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait and cut shad.

COOPER: Water stained, 73-76 degrees; 3.67 feet high. No report available.

FAIRFIELD: Fishing has been slow since the fish kill in September of 2010. TPWD has discontinued stocking the lake after another kill in early September 2011. Redfish and black bass survived the kill in limited numbers.

FORK: Water lightly stained to stained; 75-78 degrees; 0.59 feet high. Black bass are fair on deep diving crankbaits and soft plastic swimbaits. White and yellow bass are slow on minnows. Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait.

GRAPEVINE: Water stained to muddy; 73—76 degrees; 20.77 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

JOE POOL: Water stained; 72-76 degrees; 11.84 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

LAKE O’ THE PINES: Water stained to muddy; 74-77; degrees; 6.40 feet high. Black bass are slow on spinnerbaits and hollow body frogs. Crappie are slow on minnows. Catfish are fair on prepared bait and cut shad.

LAVON: Water stained to muddy; 72-76 degrees; 11.19 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

LEWISVILLE: Water stained; 72-75 degrees; 12.22 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

MARTIN CREEK: Water clear; 75-84 degrees; 0.09 feet high. Black bass are good on hollow body frogs, buzz frogs and Texas rigged craws. Crappie are good on minnows. White bass are slow on minnows. Catfish are fair on cut shad and prepared bait.

MONTICELLO: Water clear to stained; 74-78 degrees; 0.85 feet high. Black bass are good on hollow body frogs near shallow grass and pads. Texas rigged creature baits pitched around the reeds effective as well. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait

PALESTINE: Water stained; 73-76 degrees; 1.99 feet high. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged creature baits and weightless Senkos. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and cut shad.

RAY HUBBARD: Water slightly stained; 74-78 degrees; 0.67 feet high. Black bass are good on small swimbaits and Yellow Magic topwaters in yellow frog near rip rap banks. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. White bass are fair on minnows and slabs. Hybrid striper are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and rod and reel.

RAY ROBERTS: Water stained to muddy; 72-75 degrees; 10.17 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

RICHLAND CHAMBERS: Water stained to muddy; 73-76 degrees; 1.49 feet high. Black bass are good on shallow crankbaits and spinnerbaits. White bass are fair on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on minnows and slabs. Crappie are good on jigs and minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines.

TAWAKONI: Water stained; 74-78 degrees; 0.43 feet high. No report available. Use caution when navigating lake as floating debris is present.

TEXOMA: Water stained to muddy; 72-75 degrees; 26.02 feet high. No report available. All ramps closed due to high water and floating debris.

WEATHERFORD: Water stained; 73-77 degrees; 0.42 feet high. No report available.

WRIGHT PATMAN: Water stained to muddy; 74-78 degrees; 12.67 feet high. Black bass are slow on hollow body frogs and bladed jigs near shallow cover. Crappie are fair on jigs and minnows. Catfish are slow on trotlines.

SOUTH

AMISTAD: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 28.38 feet low. Black bass are good on topwaters, spinnerbaits, jerkbaits, and soft plastics. Striped bass are good on watermelon crankbaits and Red Fins. White bass are fair on live minnows, jigging spoons, and small white crankbaits. Crappie are slow. Catfish are good on cheesebait, shrimp, and nightcrawlers. Yellow catfish are very good on trotlines and droplines baited with live perch. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.

BRAUNIG: Water stained. Black bass are fair on green pumpkin crankbaits and spinnerbaits. Striped bass are fair down rigging spoons near the dam and jetty. Redfish are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on shrimp, cheesebait, and cut bait. Yellow catfish are slow.

CALAVERAS: Water stained. Black bass are fair on watermelon soft plastic worms and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

CHOKE CANYON: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 21.14 feet low. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Drum are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on punchbait and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live perch.

COLETO CREEK: Water murky; 79 degrees in main lake, 87 at hot water discharge; 0.33 feet high. Black bass are good on crankbaits and spinnerbaits over grass beds. White bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and white tube jigs at the Coletoville Bridge in 10-12 feet. Channel and blue catfish are excellent on live perch and cut bait in 8-10 feet. Yellow catfish are slow.

FALCON: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 18.60 feet low. Black bass are good on watermelon crankbaits and Carolina rigged soft plastics. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows. Channel and blue catfish are good on cut bait and stinkbait in the river. Yellow catfish are slow. Everyone in a boat must have a Mexico fishing license (if fishing the Mexico side) whether fishing or not.

SOUTHEAST

CONROE: Water murky; 71-75 degrees; 0.21 feet high. Black bass are fair on chartreuse Carolina rigged soft plastics and shad Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and pink/white tube jigs. Catfish are good on stinkbait, shrimp, and liver.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water clear. Black bass are fair on watermelon soft plastics and white crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and green/white tube jigs. Catfish are good on stinkbait, nightcrawlers, and shrimp.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 80-84 degrees; 0.51 feet high. Black bass to 9 pounds are good on purple or watermelon red soft plastic worms, crankbaits, and spinnerbaits in 3-10 feet. Smallmouth bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are very good on live worms. Channel and blue catfish are very good on shad and stinkbait. Yellow catfish are slow.

LIVINGSTON: Water fairly clear; 72-76 degrees; 0.80 feet high. Black bass are fair on spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and soft plastics. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on pet spoons, slabs, and troll tubes. Crappie are fair on minnows. Blue catfish are very good on shad. Yellow catfish are fair on live bait.

SAM RAYBURN: Water stained; 70-74 degrees; 8.89 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are slow. Catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live bait.

STEINHAGEN: 2.17 feet high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 0.90 feet high. Black bass are good on chartreuse crankbaits, spinnerbaits, and soft plastics. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are fair on silver spoons and slabs in the river. Crappie are good on minnows and chartreuse jigs. Channel and blue catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live bait, cut bait, and shrimp. Yellow catfish are slow.

PANHANDLE

GREENBELT: 34.87 feet low. No report available.

MACKENZIE: 76.88 feet low. No report available.

MEREDITH: 72.81 feet low. No report available.

PALO DURO: 55.06 feet low. No report available.

WEST

ALAN HENRY: Water stained; 73-82 degrees; 0.58 feet high. Black bass are fair on flukes, Senkos and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on jigs under a slip cork. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worm-Glo) nightcrawlers.

ARROWHEAD: Water off color; 72-79 degrees; 1.36 feet high. One ramp open and few anglers have been on the lake.

COLORADO CITY: 21.29 feet low. No report available.

FORT PHANTOM HILL: Water clear; 73-81 degrees; 12.93 feet low. Black bass are fair on chatterbaits, flukes and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on jigs and live minnows in 2-8 feet. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers.

HUBBARD CREEK: Water off color; 75-83 degrees; 20.38 feet low. Black bass are fair to good on shallow running crankbaits, Texas rigs and chartreuse or white spinnerbaits. Crappie are fair to good on jigs and minnows. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers and live shad.

NASWORTHY: No report available.

OAK CREEK: Water stained; 74-81 degrees; 21.71 feet low. Black bass are fair to good on chatterbaits, Texas rigs and split shot rigged flukes. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs under a slip cork. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worn-Glo) nightcrawlers.

O.H. IVIE: Water stained; 75-83 degrees; 42.74 feet low. Black bass are good on Texas rigs, weightless Grande Bass Rattlesnakes and buzzbaits. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs fished shallow. Catfish are fair to good on live bait.

POSSUM KINGDOM: Water fairly clear; 76-83 degrees; 0.99 feet low. Black bass are fair to good on spinnerbaits, Texas rigs, weightless Senkos and finesse jigs. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs. White bass are fair on Road Runners. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are fair to good on live shad and nightcrawlers.

SPENCE: 63.93 feet low. No report available.

STAMFORD: 2.26 feet low. No report available.

SWEETWATER: Water off color; 74-81 degrees; 27.93 feet low. No report available.

WHITE RIVER: Water stained; 75-82 degrees; 15.93 feet low. No report available.

COASTAL

NORTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft plastics. Redfish are good under rafts of shad on topwaters.

SOUTH SABINE: Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad. Trout are good at the jetty on live bait and topwaters. Sheepshead are good on live shrimp tight to the rocks.

BOLIVAR: Trout are good on the south shoreline on Bass Assassins, Trout Killers and Sand Eels. Trout are good on topwaters in the surf and around Rollover Pass.

TRINITY BAY: Trout: Redfish and flounder are fair at the spillway on live bait. More freshwater is coming down the Trinity River.

EAST GALVESTON BAY: Trout are fair for drifters working deep shell on limetreuse and plum plastics. Trout are good on the south shoreline on topwaters and MirrOlures.

WEST GALVESTON BAY: Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs. Trout are good in the surf and at the jetty. Offshore is good for kingfish, red snapper and ling.

TEXAS CITY: Trout are fair to good on the reefs and in the channel on live shrimp and croakers. Redfish and sand trout are fair to good in Moses Lake on shrimp.

FREEPORT: Trout are good at San Luis Pass on shrimp, MirrOlures and soft plastics. Trout are good in the surf. Trout, redfish, sand trout and sheepshead are good on live shrimp on the reefs in Christmas Bay.

EAST MATAGORDA BAY: Trout are good for drifters on live shrimp over mid-bay reefs. Trout are good for waders on reefs on topwaters and plastics. Redfish are fair in Lake Austin on shrimp.

WEST MATAGORDA BAY: Trout are good on sand and grass humps on soft plastics and topwaters. Redfish are good on topwaters and live shrimp in Oyster Lake. Trout are good in the surf on live bait and topwaters.

PORT O’CONNOR: Trout and redfish are good on topwaters and live bait over sand, grass and shell in San Antonio Bay. Trout and redfish are fair for drifters working the back lakes with live shrimp. Trout are good in the surf and at the jetty.

ROCKPORT: Trout are fair to good in the guts and channels on free-lined shrimp. Trout are fair over grass while drifting with live shrimp. Redfish are good on mullet and shrimp at Mud Island and Allyn’s Bight.

PORT ARANSAS: Trout, redfish and sheepshead are fair to good at the jetty on shrimp and croakers. Trout are good in the surf on topwaters and croakers. Offshore is good for kingfish, red snapper and ling.

CORPUS CHRISTI: Trout are fair to good in Oso Bay on Gulps and live shrimp. Redfish are good in the potholes on shrimp. Trout are good in the surf on live bait.

BAFFIN BAY: Trout are good on topwaters around rocks and grass near Rocky Slough. Trout are fair at night in the Land Cut on live shrimp.

PORT MANSFIELD: Trout are good on topwaters on the edge of the channel and around sand and grass. Redfish are fair to good while drifting pot holes. Offshore is good for red snapper and kingfish.

SOUTH PADRE: Trout are good on live bait and plastics under a popping cork while working 3-4 feet of water on the flats. Snook are good in the channel. Trout, redfish and jacks have been caught at the jetty.

PORT ISABEL: Trout and redfish are fair to good on the flats on live shrimp. Trout are good on the deeper edges and flats in Laguna Vista and Airport Cove on topwaters and live shrimp.

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