Melvern Reservoir Fishing Report

Species Rating Size Baits, Method, & Location
       
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Crappie Good 0.33-0.75 lbs Vertically fishing grey hair jigs and pink ice jigs down about 12-13 feet has worked well.  Morning bite seems to be better than afternoon .
General Comments
Lake level was 1.58' below normal, release = 20 cfs, and temperature = 39 on December 18.  Melvern Reservoir has Zebra Mussels, Remember to clean, drain, and dry your boat and fishing equipment when leaving the lake to keep from spreading them to other lakes.