Though they showed no love to Lake Clinton :crying: Local Ponds and Reserviors * : Crappie and Bluegill are seeing some improvements. Deep areas in Brush likely spots to hold fish Lake Springfield ** : Crappie are biting in some spots on minnows Sangchris **: Water levels very low. Crappie are on minnows near the dam and in hot ditch with the larger fish being found in the Ditch. Carp are bitting in the Hot ditch Sangamon River (Riverton to Petersburg) *: not much to report, few channel cats here and there Lake Shelbyville *** : Catfish being caught on bottom using Shad guts. Crappie on minnows but are still deep Spring Lake **: Crappie on minnows off the deep points Chautauqua Lake ** : Crappie actioing picking up Il River, Beardstown *: Slow for everything, Water levels are low IL River, Havana *: Channel Catfish bite slow, water levels lower than norm. Lake Carlinville * : not much action to report Lake Taylorville ** : Crappie Action slower in deep brush. Bass in drop offs near points. Lake is full of COMMERCIAL Carp fisherman who have been allowed to harvest up to 100,000 pounds of Buffalo to be shipped to NY. * = Poor ** = Fair *** = Good **** = Excellent They got all these from various local Bait and Tackle shops in the area. No idea why they left Clinton off the list.