- Associated Press - Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Here is the weekly fishing report as compiled for the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department for June 8 and also available on the Internet at http://www.txfishing.com :

CENTRAL

BASTROP: Water murky; 71-75 degrees. Black bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

BELTON: Water murky; 66-70 degrees; 20.72 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; 66-70 degrees; 2.49 feet high. Lake is closed due to floating debris, but may be open by the weekend.

BUCHANAN: Water murky; 66-70 degrees; 0.24 feet low. Black bass are fair on weightless wacky rigged pumpkinseed Whacky Sticks with chartreuse tails, perch colored Skip-N-Pop topwaters, and chartreuse spinnerbaits off points in 10-16 feet. Striped bass are fair on green pumpkin Rat-L-Traps, topwaters, and Carolina rigged soft plastic worms. White bass are fair on Tiny Traps and Shad Raps in 15-25 feet. Crappie are good on minnows and white tube jigs over brush piles. Channel catfish are fair on live bait and stinkbait. Yellow and blue catfish are good on juglines and trotlines baited with liver and minnows.

CANYON LAKE: Water murky; 67-71 degrees; 10.45 feet high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Smallmouth bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Yellow and blue catfish are slow.

COLEMAN: Water murky; 68-72 degrees; 1.52 feet high. 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; 68-72 degrees; 0.59 feet low. Black bass are fair on pumpkinseed soft plastic worms and lizards, and on chartreuse crankbaits. Striped bass are fair on silver striper jigs. White bass are fair on minnows and Li’l Fishies. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on nightcrawlers and shrimp.

GRANGER: Water murky; 69-73 degrees; 10.73 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

LBJ: Water stained; 68-72 degrees; 0.75 feet low. Black bass are fair on chartreuse Rat-L-Traps and watermelon topwaters in 8-18 feet early. White bass are good on minnows and Li’l Fishies. Crappie are fair on minnows and chartreuse tube jigs over brush piles. Channel catfish are good on live bait and shrimp. Yellow and blue catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live perch.

NAVARRO MILLS: Water murky; 70-74 degrees; 6.73 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; 34.78 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; 66-70 degrees; 20.93 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 HOLLOW: Water murky; 67-71 degrees; 18.89 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; 68-72 degrees; 11.69 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.

WALTER E. LONG: Water murky. 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.

WHITNEY: Water murky; 67-71 degrees; 27.77 feet high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

NORTHEAST

ATHENS: Water lightly stained; 77-81 degrees; 0.58 feet high. Black bass are fair on swimjigs, Texas rigged worms and topwater poppers. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait.

BOB SANDLIN: Water stained; 76-81 degrees; 0.69 feet high. Black bass are good on black buzzbaits, hollow body frogs and Texas rigged creature baits. Crappie are fair on minnows. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

BONHAM: Water stained; 75-79 degrees; 0.19 feet high. Black bass are good on topwaters, Texas rigged worms and shallow crankbaits. Crappie are good on brush piles in 10-12 feet. Catfish are good on cut shad and prepared bait.

BRIDGEPORT: Water stained to muddy, 74-79 degrees: 1.75 feet high. Black bass are fair on white buzzbaits and topwater poppers. Crappie are good on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Hybrid striper are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines. Please call in advance as some ramps may be closed due to flooding.

CADDO: Water stained to muddy; 77-82 degrees; 1.60 feet high. Black bass are slow on hollow body frogs and Texas rigged creature baits. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are slow on trotlines.

CEDAR CREEK: Water stained; 76-80 degrees; 0.20 feet high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged worms and squarebill crankbaits. White bass are good on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs and minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are good on trotlines.

COOPER: Water stained to muddy; 2.51 feet high. No report available.

FAIRFIELD: Black bass fishing reported as significantly improved. TPWD discontinued stocking the lake after the fish kill in September 2011. Redfish survived the kill in limited numbers.

FORK: Water stained; 77-81 degrees; 0.08 feet high. Black bass are slow on Texas rigged craws, football jigs and deep diving crankbaits near brush piles. White and yellow bass are good on minnows. Crappie are good on minnows and white jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines and prepared bait.

GRAPEVINE: Water stained to muddy; 76-80 degrees; 9.57 feet high. Black bass good on Texas rigged soft plastics near flooded cover. White bass and hybrid bass are good on slabs and spinnerbaits. Crappie are slow on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on shad and stinkbait.

JOE POOL: Water stained to muddy; 75-79 degrees; 4.10 feet high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged creature baits and bladed jigs near flooded cover. White bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows and white jigs. Catfish are good on prepared bait and rod and reel.

LAKE O’ THE PINES: Water stained to muddy; 8.87 feet high. No report available.

LAVON: Water stained to muddy; 77-82 degrees: 4.17 feet high. Black bass are slow on buzzbaits, buzz frogs and Texas rigged creature baits near shallow cover. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines and prepared bait.

LEWISVILLE: Water stained to muddy; 77-81 degrees; 6.33 feet high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged creature baits and hollow body frogs around flooded cover. White bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

MARTIN CREEK: Water lightly stained; 80-85 degrees; 0.01 feet high. Black bass are fair on Texas rigged craws, weightless Senkos and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. White bass are fair on minnows and slabs. Catfish are slow on trotlines.

MONTICELLO: Water stained; 77-83 degrees; 0.46 feet high. Black bass are slow on hollow body frogs, bladed jigs and squarebill crankbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are good on trotlines.

PALESTINE: Water stained; 76-79 degrees; 1.22 feet high. Black bass are good on Texas rigged craws, finesse jigs and topwaters. Crappie are fair on minnows. Hybrid striper are good on slabs and minnows. White bass are good on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines and cut shad.

RAY HUBBARD: Water stained; 77-81 degrees; 0.03 feet high. Black bass are slow on Yellow Magic poppers, spinnerbaits and Texas rigged soft plastics. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. White bass are good on slabs and minnows. Hybrid striper are fair on slabs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

RAY ROBERTS: Water stained to muddy; 77-80 degrees; 5.34 feet high. Black bass are fair on squarebill crankbaits, deep diving crankbaits and football jigs. White bass are good on minnows and jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

RICHLAND CHAMBERS: Water stained; 76-80 degrees; 0.47 feet high. Black bass are fair on bladed jigs, black buzzbaits and Texas rigged creature baits. White bass are good on slabs. Hybrid striper are good on slabs and minnows. Crappie are fair on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

TAWAKONI: Water stained to muddy; 77-82 degrees; 2.00 feet high. Black bass are fair on hollow body frogs, Texas rigged creature and black/blue flipping jigs in flooded bushes. White bass are fair on slabs and minnows. Hybrid bass are fair on slabs. Crappie are fair on minnows. Catfish are fair on trotlines.

TEXOMA: Water stained to muddy; 76-80 degrees; 8.62 feet high. Black bass are fair on shallow crankbaits, spinnerbaits and bladed jigs. Crappie are slow on minnows. Striped bass are fair on slabs and shad. Catfish are fair on trotlines and prepared bait.

WEATHERFORD: Water stained; 0.14 feet high. No report available.

WRIGHT PATMAN: Water muddy; 30.72 feet high. No report available.

SOUTH

AMISTAD: Water murky; 83-92 degrees; 24.28 feet low. Black bass are good on green pumpkin crankbaits and spinnerbaits, and on watermelon soft plastics. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Channel and blue catfish are fair on trotlines and juglines baited with live perch. Yellow catfish are good on trotlines and juglines 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 murky. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. Redfish are slow. Channel and blue catfish are slow.

CALAVERAS: Water murky. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. Redfish are slow. Channel catfish are slow. Blue catfish are slow. Yellow catfish are slow.

CHOKE CANYON: Water murky; 84-93 degrees; 22.18 feet low. Black bass are fair on watermelon crankbaits and Rat-L-Traps. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on shrimp and nightcrawlers. Yellow catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live perch.

COLETO CREEK: Water murky; 74 degrees in main lake; 0.33 feet high. Black bass are fair on watermelon spinnerbaits and crankbaits. White bass are fair on minnows and white striper jigs. Crappie are fair on minnows and pink tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are good on shrimp and perch. Yellow catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live perch.

FALCON: Water murky; 82-91 degrees; 26.93 feet low. Black bass are fair on chartreuse spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are fair on minnows and green tube jigs. Channel and blue catfish are very good on frozen shrimp under birds. 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; 82-90 degrees; 0.24 feet high. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

GIBBONS CREEK: Water murky. Black bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Catfish are slow.

HOUSTON COUNTY: Water stained; 83-91 degrees; 0.46 feet high. Black bass are very good on black/blue worms and live perch from piers. Crappie are good on minnows and blue tube jigs in 12-20 feet. Bream are fair on live worms over grass beds, and on hot dogs off piers. Channel and blue catfish are good on trotlines baited with shad, and on stinkbait.

LIVINGSTON: Water stained; 84-91 degrees; 0.15 feet high. Black bass are fair on watermelon soft plastics, spinnerbaits, and crankbaits. Striped bass are slow. White bass are good on pet spoons, trolling tubes, and Charlie slabs. Crappie are good on minnows. Blue catfish are good on cut bait and shad. Yellow catfish are slow.

SAM RAYBURN: Water murky; 83-90 degrees; 5.32 feet high. Black bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Bream are slow. Catfish are slow.

STEINHAGEN: 1.71 feet high. No report available.

TOLEDO BEND: Water murky; 82-91 degrees; 0.50 feet high. Black bass are good on chartreuse spinnerbaits, crankbaits, and Rat-L-Traps. Striped bass are slow. White bass are fair on minnows and small spinnerbaits. Crappie are fair on minnows and chartreuse tube jigs over baited holes. Bream are fair on crickets and nightcrawlers. Channel and blue catfish are fair on trotlines baited with live bait and stinkbait in 20-30 feet. Yellow catfish are slow.

PANHANDLE

GREENBELT: 31.64 feet low. No report available.

MACKENZIE: 72.37 feet low. No report available.

MEREDITH: 57.99 feet low. No report available.

PALO DURO: 52.52 feet low. No report available.

WEST

ALAN HENRY: Water clear; 74 degrees; 1.6 feet low. Black bass are fair early on topwaters, later switching to wacky worms and Texas rigged plastic worms on points. Crappie are fair. Catfish are fair on perch and goldfish.

ARROWHEAD: Water fairly clear; 73-79 degrees; 0.32 feet high. No reports on black bass. Crappie are slow on jigs and minnows in the shallows. Catfish are good on worms and stinkbait.

COLORADO CITY: 20.67 feet low. No report available.

FORT PHANTOM HILL: Water murky; 72-78 degrees; 1.34 feet high. Black bass are fair on Pop-Rs, spinnerbaits and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair on jigs and minnows. Catfish are fair to good on cut bait.

HUBBARD CREEK: Water off color; 74-80 degrees; 0.79 feet high. Black bass are fair to good on Texas rigs, squarebill crankbaits and jigs. Crappie are fair to good on jigs and minnows. Catfish are good on nightcrawlers and live shad.

NASWORTHY: 73-79 degrees; 1.06 feet low. Black bass are fair to good on Texas rigs, weightless flukes and shallow running shad pattern crankbaits. No reports on crappie. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers and cut bait.

OAK CREEK: Water stained; 72-78 degrees; 11.39 feet low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs, spinnerbaits and jigs. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs in the shallows. Catfish are fair on chartreuse (use Worn-Glo) nightcrawlers.

O.H. IVIE: Water stained; 73-80 degrees; 41.37 feet low. Black bass are fair to good on split shot weighted flukes, spinnerbaits, jigs and Texas rigs. Crappie are fair to good on minnows and jigs. Catfish are fair to good on live bait.

POSSUM KINGDOM: Water off color; 74-80 degrees; 0.04 feet low. Black bass are fair on Texas rigs, chatterbaits, Yellow Magics and drop shot rigs. Crappie are fair to good on split shot weighted live minnows. White bass are fair to good on Road Rooster Tails. Striped bass are fair on live shad. Catfish are fair to good on nightcrawlers and cur bait.

SPENCE: 54.88 feet low. No report available.

STAMFORD: 0.28 feet high. No report available.

SWEETWATER: Water off color; 73-79 degrees; 23.41 feet low. No report available.

WHITE RIVER: Water stained; 72-78 degrees; 16.79 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 in the marsh on small 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 plastics. Black drum, sand trout and redfish are good at Rollover Pass. Trout are good at Rollover Pass in the evening on the outgoing tide. Trout are good in the surf.

TRINITY BAY: Freshwater continues to flow down the Trinity River.

EAST GALVESTON BAY: Trout are good for drifters working deep shell on limetreuse and plum plastics in eight feet of water. Trout are good on the south shoreline on topwaters and live bait.

WEST GALVESTON BAY: Trout, sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs. Trout are good on MirrOlures and live shrimp at San Luis Pass. Offshore is good for red snapper and kingfish.

TEXAS CITY: Trout are fair to good on April Fool’s Reef on live shrimp and croakers. Trout are good in the ship channel on live bait and plastics.

FREEPORT: Trout are good in the surf and at the jetty on live shrimp and croakers. Sand trout and sheepshead are good on live shrimp on the reefs in Christmas Bay. Red snapper are good offshore.

EAST MATAGORDA BAY: Trout are good for drifters on live shrimp over humps and scattered shell. Redfish are fair to good on the edge of the Intracoastal on crabs and mullet. Trout are good in the surf on live bait.

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

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

ROCKPORT: Trout are fair to good in the guts and channels on free-lined shrimp. Trout are fair to good over grass while drifting with live shrimp. Redfish are good on mullet on the Estes Flats and around Mud Island.

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 red snapper, ling and kingfish.

CORPUS CHRISTI: Trout are fair to good on the edge of the spoils on Gulps and live shrimp. Redfish are good in the potholes on shrimp. Trout are good in the surf on croakers and mullet.

BAFFIN BAY: Trout are good on topwaters and soft plastics around rocks and grass. Redfish are good in knee-deep water and on the sand on small topwaters and gold spoons. Trout are good at Rocky Slough on topwaters and plum plastics.

PORT MANSFIELD: Trout are good on topwaters around sand and grass. Redfish are fair to good while drifting pot holes on small topwaters and live shrimp. Offshore is good for red snapper, ling and kingfish.

SOUTH PADRE: Redfish and trout are good along the sand and grass in South Bay and Mexiquita Flats. Snook are good on live shrimp and topwaters in the channel and adjacent flats.

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

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