Black Crappie - Slow: Look for 9.5 inch crappie around deep tree piles.
Bluegill - Slow: Look for bluegills slow trolling or casting around structure. Tipping jigs with crawler or powerbait helps. Fish will average 8.5 inches.
For information on lakes in the Southwest District call the Cold Springs office at (712) 769-2587.
Water clarity is good and temperature will cool this week.
Channel Catfish - Slow: Channel catfish can be caught fishing cut bait close to shallow tree piles in the lake.
Largemouth Bass - Good: There is a high percentage of 14 to 16 inch bass in Prairie Rose.
Source: Iowa DNR