Catfish Are Biting at Irvine
Catfish remain the main attraction at many Southland reservoirs,and fishermen at Irvine Lake are experiencing one of the better bites.
Rene Attaway of Fountain Valley caught a 22-pound catfish and Dan Murakam of Westminster caught five totaling 36 1/4 pounds.
LOS ANGELES COUNTY--Castaic Lake, Lake Pyramid, Santa Fe Reservoir.
ORANGE--Laguna Niguel Lake.
SAN BERNARDINO--Big Bear Lake, Green Valley Lake.
SAN DIEGO--Cuyamaca Lake.
SAN LUIS OBISPO--Atascadero Lake, Lake Lopez.
INYO--Baker Creek, Big Pine Creek, Bishop Creek (Lower, Middle and South forks), Diaz Lake, Goodale Creek, Independence Creek, Lake Sabrina, Lone Pine Creek, North Lake, Owens River (Laws Bridge downstream to Steward Lane), Pine Creek, Pleasant Valley Reservoir, Rock Creek (Rock Creek Lake to the end of the road), Rock Creek Lake, Taboose Creek, Tinnemeha Creek, Tuttle Creek.
MONO--Convict Creek, Convict Lake, George Lake, Glass Creek, Grant Lake, Green Creek, Gull Lake, June Lake, Lake Mary, Lee Vining Creek (South Fork), Little Walker Lake, Little Walker River, Mamie Lake, Mammoth Creek, McGee Creek, Owens River (Benton Crossing and Big Springs), Robinson Creek, Rock Creek (Paradise Camp to Toms Place, Toms Place upstream to Rock Creek Lake), Rush Creek, Silver Lake, Trumble Lake, Twin Lakes Bridgeport, Twin Lakes Mammoth, Virginia Creek, Virginia Lakes, Walker River (Chris Flat campground to Sonora Bridge).
KERN--Kern River (Borell powerhouse to Democrat Dam, KR3 powerhouse to Lake Isabella).