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

Blue River: August 23. Elevation normal, water 79 and clear. Channel catfish excellent on stinkbait and chicken liver at 2-6 ft. around brush structure and channels. Stocked approximately 1,800 pounds of channel catfish on August 4. Spotted, largemouth and smallmouth bass good on spinnerbaits and crankbaits at 2-5 ft. along shorelines, brush structure and rocks. Report submitted by Matt Gamble, biologist at the Blue River Public Fishing and Hunting Area.

 

Broken Bow: August 21. Elevation rising, water 84. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on Alabama rigs, plastic baits and flukes at 2-16 ft. around standing timber, points and brush structure. Channel, blue and flathead catfish good on chicken liver, worms and punch bait at 10-12 ft. along channels and the river mouth. Report submitted by Dru Polk, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

Eufaula: August 21. Elevation below normal, water good. Striped bass good on flukes, live shad and hair jigs below the dam and along the spillway. Blue and flathead catfish good on jigs, live shad and cut bait along riprap, the spillway and around points. Largemouth bass good in the main lake and along channels. Report submitted by Cody Jones, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

 

Hugo: August 21. Elevation normal, water 83. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs at 15-25 ft. along the river channel and standing timber. Blue and channel catfish fair on cut bait and shad at 5-15 ft. below the dam. Report submitted by Jay Harvey, game warden stationed in Choctaw County.

 

Konawa: August 22. Elevation normal, water 94. Largemouth bass and striped bass hybrids fair on crankbaits and jerk baits at 10-12 ft. along creek channels, weed beds and in the main lake. Channel and blue catfish fair on chicken liver and punch bait in the main lake, along creek channels and in the discharge. Sunfish fair on PowerBait, worms and jigs at 3-5 ft. around docks and along shallows. Report submitted by Dale Stites, game warden stationed in Pontotoc County.

 

Lower Mountain Fork: August 21. Elevation normal, water 72 and clear. Trout fair on caddis flies, small lures and worms along the spillway and creek channels. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

Lower Mountain Fork:August 17. Stocked approximately 3,100 rainbow trout on August 11. Report submitted by April Drake, secretary at the Southeast Regional Office.

 

McGee Creek: August 21. Elevation normal, water 84 and clear. Crappie fair on minnows at 16-24 ft. around brush structure. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on topwater lures and plastic baits at 4-12 ft. along weed beds and shorelines. Report submitted by Larry Luman, game warden stationed in Atoka County.

 

Murray: August 22. Elevation normal, water 80 and clear. Largemouth, smallmouth and spotted bass fair on plastic baits, crankbaits and jigs at 4-20 ft. around points, weed beds and rocks. White bass fair on topwater lures, small lures, sassy shad and crankbaits at 4-20 ft. along creek channels, in the main lake and around points. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver, shrimp, worms and punch bait at 8-18 ft. along channels, creek channels and standing timber. Sunfish and bluegill fair on jigs, worms, small lures and minnows at 4-10 ft. around brush, weed beds and docks. Report submitted by Jeremy Brothers, game warden stationed in Carter County.

 

Pine Creek: August 21. Elevation 21. Elevation below normal, water 85 and clear. Largemouth bass fair on plastic baits and worms around points and rocks. Crappie good on jigs at 15 ft. along channels and brush structure. Channel catfish fair on chicken liver and worms along shorelines and creek channels. Report submitted by Mark Hannah, game warden stationed in McCurtain County.

 

Robert S. Kerr: August 21. Elevation normal, water stained. Blue and channel catfish good on cut bait and shad at 10 ft. below the dam and along the river channel. Flathead catfish fair on juglines baited with shad in the main lake. Crappie good on minnows and jigs at 12 ft. up Big Sans Bois Creek around brush structure and standing timber. Largemouth bass slow on square billed crankbaits, watermelon colored creature baits and spinnerbaits at 6 ft. along flats and weed beds. Report submitted by J. D. Stauffer, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

 

Sardis: August 21. Elevation below normal, water 88. Blue, channel and flathead catfish fair on cut bait, shad and sunfish at 5-14 ft. along flats, in the main lake and along shorelines. Crappie fair on minnows, jigs and tube jigs at 8-12 ft. around brush structure, standing timber and rocks. Largemouth and spotted bass fair on bill baits, topwater lures, spinnerbaits, crankbaits and plastic baits at 3-14 ft. around brush structure, weed beds and standing timber. Report submitted by Dane Polk, game warden stationed in Pushmataha County.

 

Texoma: August 22. Elevation normal, water 85 and murky. Striped and white bass slow on live shad at 25-30 ft. below the dam and along the river channel. Blue and channel catfish fair on live shad, cut bait and stinkbait at 20-40 ft. below the dam, along the river channel and in the main lake. Largemouth bass good on plastic baits, spinnerbaits and crankbaits at 5-10 ft. along shorelines, brush structure and weed beds. Report submitted by Bob Wingo, game warden stationed in Bryan County.

 

Wister: August 21. Elevation 1/2 ft. below normal, water murky. Largemouth bass slow on spinnerbaits and topwater lures at 4-12 ft. around brush structure early and late. Crappie slow on jigs at 10-20 ft. around brush structure early and late. Blue catfish fair on cut bait at 12-20 ft. along channels. Report submitted by Randy Fennell, game warden stationed in LeFlore County.