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I did not fare all well as last year (February 2020) as I caught less fish and not as many species. I do admit though I did not wander too far so I could have landed more than I ended up catching: 7 golden shiners (roaches), 6 gills and 1 crappie. About the only reason I ended up with more golden shiners than blue gills is because I was using a very small rat finkee which was too large for the really small gills that could not take the hook in. I had several just hanging onto to the wax worm and letting go when I had them near the surface.

Water visibility was pretty good, at least 3 feet easy. Some weeds were tall enough to reach the surface (not that the water is that deep)

Fishing regs for the quarries. I have no idea if it also applies to the I & M


Typical dink gill:


Sole crappie:


One of the larger golden shiners:
 

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Regs apply to canal as well as quarries. This is fished out due to foreigners catching and keeping every single fish they catch. I've seen them with full buckets of tiny fish.
 
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