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Fishing Reports for Week of December 2, 2009
Gulf Coast Region
Water Body Report
Water stained; 67 degrees (81 degrees at discharge); 0.06' low. Black bass are slow. Striped bass are slow. White bass are slow. Crappie are slow. Channel and blue catfish are good on trotlines baited with live perch and worms. Yellow catfish are good on trotlines baited with perch.
Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad on soft plastics. Redfish and flounder are good in the marsh on shrimp. Trout are good over mud and shell.
Trout are fair to good under birds and pods of shad. Redfish are good at the jetty on live bait and cracked crabs.
Trout are fair to good while drifting shell on plastics. Bull redfish are good on the beachfront.
Trout are good for drifters working pods of shad and mullet on Bass Assassins, Trout Killers and Sand Eels. Trout are good under birds on the north shoreline.
EAST GALVESTON BAY
Redfish and flounder are fair to good in the marsh around drains on shrimp. Trout and redfish are good under the birds when the wind allows.
WEST GALVESTON BAY
Bull redfish and flounder are good at San Luis Pass on shrimp and shad. Sheepshead, redfish and black drum are good at the jetty on shrimp and crabs.
Gulf trout are good in the channel on fresh shrimp. Flounder are good on the edge of the channel.
FREEPORT Bull redfish are good around Surfside and at the Quintana jetty on crabs, shrimp and mullet. Flounder are fair to good at San Luis Pass on jigs tipped with shrimp.
EAST MATAGORDA BAY
Trout and redfish are fair under the birds when the wind allows. Trout are fair for drifters on live shrimp over humps and scattered shell. Trout and flounder are fair to good on muddy shorelines on soft plastics.
WEST MATAGORDA BAY
Trout are fair on sand and grass humps on soft plastics and topwaters. Redfish are fair on live shrimp at Shell Island and Mad Island.
Redfish are best at the mouths of the back lakes on the falling tide on shrimp and mullet. Bull redfish are good at the jetty on crabs, mullet and shad. Trout are fair to good on the reefs in San Antonio Bay.
ROCKPORT Redfish are good in Redfish Bay on mullet and crabs. Bull redfish are good in the Lydia Ann Channel and around Mud Island on shrimp and crabs. Slot redfish are good in California Hole on live bait.
Redfish are fair at Shamrock Cove and Pelican Island on topwaters and Gulps. Look for reds to fall to deeper water with the falling tides. Bull redfish are good at the jetty and on the beachfront on natural baits.
Bull redfish are good in the surf on mullet and shrimp. Trout are fair for waders working mud and grass on small topwaters and Corkies.
Trout are good on topwaters and plum plastics around rocks and grass. Trout are good while drifting deep rocks on plum plastics. Redfish are fair on the edge of the Intracoastal.
Redfish are good while drifting holes on natural baits under a popping cork. Trout and redfish are fair to good on the spoils on slow-sinking MirrOlures and Corkies.
Trout are good around Long Bar and on the edges of the ICW on soft plastics. Redfish and trout are good near the Lookout and Stover Point.
Trout and redfish are good at Laguna Vista and Holly Beach on swimming baits and shrimp under a popping cork. Snook and mangrove snapper are good in the Brownsville Ship Channel.