The following is provided by the Oklahoma Department of Wildlife Conservation:

 

Arbuckle: August 29. Elevation normal, water 84 and stained. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass slow on crankbaits and topwater lures along coves, rocks and riprap. Crappie slow on minnows, jigs and small lures around docks, the discharge and brush structure. White bass fair on lipless baits, jerk baits, spinnerbaits and jigs along rocks, the river channel and coves. Report submitted by Jack Melton.

 

Blue River: August 26. Elevation normal, water 78 and clear. Channel catfish good on chicken liver, stinkbait and worms at 2-6 ft. around brush structure, channels and rocks. Smallmouth, largemouth and spotted bass fair on topwater lures, crankbaits, spinnerbaits and grubs at 1-6 ft. around brush structure, shallows and sandbars. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

 

Eufaula: August 30. Elevation normal, water stained. Largemouth bass fair on crankbaits, topwater lures and spinnerbaits at 3-15 ft. around docks and points. White bass fair on lipless baits, minnows and slabs at 4-20 ft. below the dam, around bridges and points. Blue catfish good on live shad, punch bait and stinkbait at 5-20 ft. below the dam, along the river channel and the main lake. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 5-20 ft. around standing timber and bridges. Report submitted by Ed Rodebush, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

 

Hugo: August 30. Elevation normal, water 84 and muddy. Blue catfish good on cut bait, worms and shad at 5-15 ft. below the dam. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Choctaw and Bryan counties.

 

Konawa: August 30. Elevation normal, water 87 and clear. Largemouth bass good on crankbaits, slabs and plastic baits at 4-10 ft. along coves, weed beds and creek channels. Channel catfish fair on cut bait, shad, worms and stinkbait at 6-12 ft. along channels, points and riprap. White bass fair on crankbaits, spoons, sassy shad and jigs at 6-14 ft. in the main lake, creek channels and around points. Report submitted by Tyler Howser, game warden stationed in Seminole County.

 

Lower Mountain Fork: August 27. Stocked 1,936 pounds, approximately 3,020 rainbow trout, Report submitted by April Drake, secretary at the Southeast Regional Office.

 

Murray: August 31. Elevation normal, water 84 and clear. Largemouth, spotted and smallmouth bass slow on plastic baits, topwater lures and flukes from the surface to 20 ft. in the main lake, around points and weed beds. Spotted bass fair on crankbaits, sassy shad and jigs from the surface to 20 ft. along creek channels, points and the main lake. Channel catfish slow on cut bait, punch bait, worms and minnows at 8-25 ft. along rocks, the main lake and docks. Crappie slow on minnows, jigs, tube jigs and sassy shad at 7-15 ft. along docks, weed beds and points. Report submitted by Jeremy Brothers, game warden stationed in Carter County.

 

Robert S. Kerr: August 30. Elevation above normal, water stained. White bass good trolling in-line spinnerbaits and crankbaits at 4 ft. along coves and creek channels. Flathead and blue catfish fair drifting live shad and stinkbait at 8-10 ft. in the river mouth and river channel. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits and spinnerbaits around standing timber and brush structure. Report submitted by J.D. Stauffer, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

 

Texoma: August 29. Elevation 1 ft. above normal, water 84 and clear. Largemouth and smallmouth bass good on topwater lures, plastic baits and crankbaits from the surface to 20 ft. around brush structure, creek channels and shallows. Striped and white bass good on live shad, topwater lures, sassy shad and ghost minnows from the surface to 20 ft. below the dam, the river mouth and main lake. Channel and blue catfish good on live bait, cut bait, shrimp, stinkbait and ghost minnows at 10-20 ft. below the dam, along riprap, creek channels and upper Washita River. Crappie and sunfish fair on minnows, tube jigs and small lures at 5-15 ft. around docks, brush structure and creek channels. Report submitted by Danny Clubb, game warden stationed in Bryan County.