ILLINIOS: Shawneetown – Minnows Producing Fish Near Laydowns

WATER CONDITIONS:
River water levels are slowly falling; down to 38.2 feet at Shawneetown and at 42.9 feet near Metropolis. Water clarity is muddy with a very swift current.

Crappie
Fair; Minnows are producing some fish for the anglers in fairly shallow water levels near laydowns, brush, or cover.

Bluegill
Fair to Good; Crickets are popular especially in area farm ponds.

Catfish
Fair to Good; Most anglers are using night crawlers in area creeks, backwater areas, and along shorelines.

NOTE:
Flood water clean-up in the area; sandbags being recovered; several fishing.

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