Fishing & Boating

Fishing Report

Lake Bill Waller - 9/17/2018 1:02:03 PM

Statewide Creel Regulations apply on all species except Bass.

Largemouth Bass length limit regulations which are in place at Lake Bill Waller: the creel limit is 15 bass/day the slot limit is 18 - 22 in. (none can be in possession) with one fish allowed over 22 in. 

Find the Depth Map Here.

For more information about the lake please contact  the lake manager Dustin Brumfield at (601) 736-1861

Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries, and Parks Fisheries Biologists use various sampling methods to assess the fish populations in the State’s waters.   Sampling results for selected water bodies are summarized in Reel Facts Sheets.

Fishing Report 

Temperature: 90°     Visibility: 36"


Largemouth bass can be caught in lily pads and near structure.  The bite is slow in shallow waters as temperatures increase, try fishing deeper with 10"-12" worms.  Black, Junebug and Watermelon Seed are the colors of choice for worms. 

11.5 lb Largemouth Bass caught in mid August 2018


Redear and Bluegill are bedding and can be caught in shallows near their beds on red worms and crickets early in the day or late in the evening.


No recent Crappie reports.  Try fishing live minnows near deep structure.


Catfish are biting on livers fished on the bottom in channels. 

 Catfish bite is improving at Lake Bill Waller.


Lake Bill Waller

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