BLACK BAYOU — Fishing continues to be rather slow. A few bream have been caught while bass are best in the shade on floating worms. Crappie slow. For latest information, contact the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
CANEY LAKE — Bass are slow to fair with a few caught on shad imitations when the fish are up top. Big plastic worms are picking up a few bigger fish on the deep channels. Night fishing is fair on slow-rolled spinner baits and plastic worms. Crappie fishing is slow. Chinquapins are slowing down although a few have been caught on the flats using cold worms. For more information, call the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
CHENIERE LAKE — Bream fishing has been slow to fair fishing crickets of tiny spinners under overhanging limbs. Bass are slow to fair with a few caught on Wobbleheads, topwater lures and jigs. Crappie are scattered and slow. Call the Honey Hole at 323.8707 for more information.
LAKE CLAIBORNE — Bream are continuing to bite fairly well as the late spawn winds down. Look for them around shallow beds and hitting crickets and worms, especially early mornings. A good many catfish have been caught fishing off the banks with chicken livers or cold worms. Crappie fishing is slow. Bass fishing is slow to fair with a few caught on plastic worms and spinners at night. For latest information, call Tim Lofton at Kel’s Cove at 927.2264.
LAKE D’ARBONNE — The bass and crappie are both quite slow and very few anglers are testing the heat to try them. Slightly better results are being reported at night. Quite a few bream and catfish are being caught on cold worms and red wigglers fished off the banks around the lake. For latest information, call Anderson’s Sport Center at 318.368.9669.
OUACHITA RIVER — The river is on a slow fall but the fish have yet to really respond. Fishing for bass, crappie and bream are all on the slow side. For current information, call the Honey Hole at 323.8707.
LAKE POVERTY POINT — Some good catches of catfish have been made on cut shad with shady areas offering the best chance at catching some fish. Bream are still fair on worms and crickets. Crappie and bass are both on the slow side. For latest reports, call Poverty Point Marina at 318.878.0101.
LAKE ST. JOHN — Bass fishing has been fair to good early and late on topwater lures. Crappie, bream and catfish are all slow. Call Doug Miller or Ken Mahoney at (318.757.0013) for latest reports and fishing conditions.
LAKE YUCATAN — The water continues to fall and the bream and catfish have finally started biting. Crappie and bass have not kicked in yet. For latest information, call James Lachney at 318.467.2259.