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You just canít miss when fishing now in Lake Powell

Posted: Thursday, May 16th, 2013

Wayne Gustaveson is the Lake Powell project leader with the Utah Department of Wildlife Resources. Check out his website at http://www.wayneswords.com.
One week after the spring fishing peak and fishing is still good.

A lingering cold front slowed fishing for bass slightly but stripers continue to eat bait in the southern lake.

One disturbing note is that lake level is still going down, making it uncertain that the lake will rise much during the normal runoff period. There is still time but the runoff is slow to start. A lower lake leaves brush out of the water and causes access problems at some ramps. Hite ramp is closed but other ramps at main access areas are in full operation.

For the complete article see the 05-15-2013 issue.

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