The district includes Appanoose, Davis, Lucas, Mahaska, Monroe, Wapello, Wayne and Van Buren counties. Contact the Rathbun Fish Hatchery at 641-647-2406 with questions about fishing in south central Iowa.
Channel Catfish - Fair: Try nightcrawlers or liver in 4-8 feet of water.
Largemouth Bass - Fair: Try crankbaits around the cedar trees and along the rip-rapped shorelines.
Source: Iowa DNR