Bass anglers reported an improved bite

Lake Success - CA (Tulare County)

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by Chad Burton and Chris Borden

Success fell to 10 percent of capacity, and fishing has been good. Bass anglers reported an improved bite using finesse plastics and crankbaits. Crankbaits have been working well in the morning sessions and again in the evenings. Anglers reported some bass chasing shad, and that has been a good time to throw the crankbaits as well. Texas rigged ribbon tail worms fooled some better-quality bass, and Senkos and drop shot worked well for numbers. Catfish anglers reported decent fishing with sardines, chicken liver, and dip bait.

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