Water temperatures are in the upper 50's in most district lakes.
Black Crappie - Fair: Crappie fishing is starting to pick back up again. Fish in Town Bay, around the fish house, along Ice House Point, and in the marina. Use a small jig with a small minnow. Fish are 8-12 inches.
Bluegill - Slow: Sorting is needed. The bite has slowed down.
Walleye - Fair: The bite has slowed down some with the cooler water this week. Use a twister or a leach or minnow fished under a bobber. Walleye fishing on Black Hawk Lake usually starts to pick up during the beginning of May.
Yellow Perch - Fair: Pick up perch with a small jig and minnow or piece of crawler fished under a bobber. Anglers are having luck fishing around the fish house in Town Bay.
Largemouth Bass - Fair:
Source: Iowa DNR