Good Striper Action Being Reported

Lake Mead - Boulder City, NV

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

Despite rainy weather conditions anglers found good fishing over the weekend. Good striper action has been reported in the upper Government Wash and around Hemenway. The fish are showing a preference for shad-colored crankbaits but also are taking chrome jerkbaits and anchovies. Largemouth bass action is picking up in the area of Pumphouse Cove where anglers have found success with watermelon-colored soft baits. A few anglers have caught catfish on anchovies fished off the bottom in shallow coves near Government Wash. 

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for Wednesday, February 19th, 2020
: NDOW Southern Fishing Report
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