Interior rivers continue to drop and are providing some catches of smallmouth bass, walleye, northern pike and channel catfish. Lakes in and around Cedar Falls/Waterloo area are providing some catches of primarily largemouth bass. Trout streams remain in excellent condition. All three trout hatcheries remain closed, for further information call the N.E. District Office at 563-927-3276.

There have been good reports of channel catfish being caught on South Prairie Lake.

Channel Catfish - Good: Early morning and late evening has been best. Fish on the bottom using shrimp, stink bait or chicken livers for best success.

Source: Iowa DNR