Live Shad are the Key to Catching Striped Bass

Lake Mead - Boulder City, NV

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

Sunny skies are in the forecast heading into the weekend. Live shad are the key to catching striped bass. You can find the baitfish in Vegas Wash area, but threadfin shad seem to outnumber gizzard shad. Anglers trolling with lures in the Boulder Basin are using Shad Raps and Spinnows.

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Nevada Department of Wildlife Reports
for Wednesday, February 13th, 2019

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