Fishing ReportLake Mike Conner - 8/20/2019 11:00:02 AM
Lake Mike Conner is a 79 acre lake located in Covington County, 5 miles west of Collins off Hwy 84. It is well stocked with Florida Largemouth Bass, Bluegill, Shell Cracker (Red Ear Sunfish), Crappie, and Channel Catfish. Lake Mike Conner is checked regularly by biologists for restocking needs and fertilized yearly. For information about Lake Mike Conner, please call (601) 765-4024.
Statewide creel regulations apply on all species except catfish.
Bass: 10/day Bream: 100/day Crappie: 30/day Catfish: 10/day
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.
Temperature: 89° Visibility: 48"
Bass in the 3/4-1 pound range are being caught using silver or blue rattletraps near structure. They are also biting well in deep waters on dark colored plastic worms early in the morning and late in the evening.
Bream have been biting well on worms fished near bed in the late afternoon. Target vegetation edges in late afternoons with live crickets as well.
Crappie have been biting near the valve on live fathead minnows in early morning.
Catfish are starting to bite well on livers or stinkbait fished on the bottom near structure.
New fish attractors were added at this lake to improve fish habitat. The brushpiles were added in various depths, but most are located in 3 - 6 ft. of water. Five brushpiles were sunk on the levee in 15 - 20 ft. Below are GPS coordinates for some of the sites. Be sure your GPS is reading decimal degrees (shown below) and not degrees-minutes-seconds when locating these attractors.
GPS coordinates: 31.57523N -89.64664W