IL Regs 2007

Discussion in 'LOCAL ILLINOIS TALK' started by bwhupp, Aug 9, 2007.

  1. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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  2. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    IL Records:

    CATFISH, Blue (l) 124 lb./ 0 oz. 5/21/05 Mississippi River MADISON
    (NA) 124 lb./ 0 oz. 5/21/05 Mississippi River, IL

    CATFISH, Channel (l) 45 lb./ 4 oz. 2/ 7/87 Baldwin Lake ST. CLAIR
    (NA) 58 lb./ 0 oz. 7/ 7/64 Santee Cooper Rsv., SC

    CATFISH, Flathead (l) 78 lb./ 0 oz. 8/11/95 Carlyle Lake CLINTON
    (NA) 123 lb./ 0 oz. 5/14/98 Elk City Rsvr., KS
     

  3. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    1,680
    State:
    Belleville
    Blue Catfish (best baits - crayfish, shrimp, large shad, stinkbait)
    Baldwin Lake - 2,018 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Randolph Co., 3 mi. N of Baldwin . . . . . . . Oct. - May . . . . . . . 30 to 60 . . . . . . Deep holes


    Mississippi River,
    Lock & Dam 24 to Cairo . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Calhoun to Alexander Co. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . July - Sept. . . . . . . . 2 to 5 . . . . . . . . Shoreline on bottom & below dam,
    rip-rap, side chutes


    Ohio River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Pope, Hardin, Gallatin Cos. . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 to 5 . . . . . . . . Around brush & riffles


    Powerton Lake - 1,426 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . Tazwell Co. - Pekin . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . April - May . . . . . . 1 to 7 . . . . . . . . Warm water discharge


    Wabash River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Wabash, Lawrence, White & Gallatin Cos.. June - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 to 5 . . . . . . . . Around brush & riffles
     
  4. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    State:
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    Channel Catfish (best baits - cut bait, shrimp, small shad or minnows, chicken livers , night crawlers) *just some of the lake listed*



    Baldwin Lake - 2,018 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Randolph Co., 3 mi. N of Baldwin . . . . . . . April - Oct. . . . . . . . 1-1/2 . . . . . . . . . Entire lake
    Beaver Dam Lake - 57 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . Macoupin Co., 6 mi. SW of Carlinville. . . . July - Sept. . . . . . . . 1-1/2 to 3 . . . . . Off the peninsula & fish attractors
    Carlyle Lake - 24,580 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clinton, Bond, Fayette Cos., NE of Carlyle May - Oct. . . . . . . . 1-1/2 . . . . . . . . . Creek channels, bridges, tailwater
    Cedar Lake - 1,750 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jackson Co., 4 mi. SW of Carbondale. . . . . June - Aug. . . . . . . . 3 . . . . . . . . . . . . Upper creek channels & along dam
    Coffeen Lake - 1,100 acre s . . . . . . . . . . . . . . M o n t gomery Co., 1 mile W of Coffeen . . . . M a rch - Oct. . . . . . . 1 - 1 / 2 . . . . . . . . . Weed beds, b a ck of coves, shoreline
    Crab Orchard Lake - 6,965 acres . . . . . . . . . Williamson Co., 3 mi. E of Carbondale . . . April - Oct . . . . . . . 2 to 6 . . . . . . . . Grassy bay,Wolf Creek, Cambria
    Kinkaid Lake - 2,750 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Jackson Co., 3 mi. NW of Murphysboro. . . June - July . . . . . . . 2 to 10 . . . . . . . Flats, bays, rip-rap
    Lake Shelbyville - 11,100 acres. . . . . . . . . . Shelby & Moultrie Cos.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . Kaskaskia River, shallow bays,
    timber, tailwaters, flats, submerged
    ridges
    Mississippi River - 160 miles . . . . . . . . . . . Monroe Co. to Alexander Co. . . . . . . . . . . . June - Oct. . . . . . . . 2 . . . . . . . . . . . . Side chutes & rock rip-rap dikes
    Rend Lake - 18,900 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Franklin & Jefferson Co., 3 mi. E of Sesser May - mid Oct.. . . . 2 to 6 . . . . . . . . Channels, flats, flooded timber
    Sangchris Lake - 2,165 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . Christian Co., 14 mi. SE of Springfield . . . Spring to Fall . . . . . 1 to 2 . . . . . . . . Shallow arms & East end
     
  5. bwhupp

    bwhupp New Member

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    Flathead Catfish (best baits - Artificial lures/ crankbaits, other live bait such as minnows, sunfish, s h a d, c ray fish)


    Carlyle Lake - 24,580 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clinton, Bond, Fayette Cos., NE of Carlyle June - Sept.. . . . . . . 5 to 20 . . . . . . . Rock rip-rap, channels, tailwaters
    Fox River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . A l gonquin to Sheridan . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Oct. . . . . . . . . 10 to 20 . . . . . . . D e ep holes
    Illinois River - 54 miles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Tazewell & Peoria Cos., Peoria dam . . . . . . June - Sept.. . . . . . . 10 . . . . . . . . . . . Channel & deep holes, tailwater, mouth of Mackinaw River
    Kankakee River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Will County . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Oct. . . . . . . . 10 to 20 . . . . . . Wilmington downstream to the Des
    Plaines C.A.
    Kaskaskia River - 36 miles . . . . . . . . . . . . . Randolph & St. Clair Cos. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 5 . . . . . . . . . . . . Rock rip-rap, deep holes, brush
    Lake Decatur - 3,093 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . Macon County, in Decatur. . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 to 30 . . . . . . . Rock rip-rap, brush
    Lake Springfield - 4,234 acres . . . . . . . . . . . Sangamon Co., S edge of Springfield . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 10 to 20 . . . . . . Shoreline near downed trees
    Mississippi River, Lock & Dam 19 . . . . . . . Hancock Co. at Hamilton . . . . . . . . . . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 5 to 10 . . . . . . . Tailwater, deep holes
    Mississippi River, Below Lock & Dam 26 . Madison Co.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Sept.. . . . . . . 10 to 20 . . . . . . Deep holes
    Ohio River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Alexander & Gallatin Cos. . . . . . . . . . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 to 10 . . . . . . . Dams & rocky areas
    Rend Lake - 18,900 acres . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Franklin & Jefferson Cos., 3 mi E of Sesser June - Sept.. . . . . . . 5 to 30 . . . . . . . Rock rip-rap, channels
    Rock River - 49 miles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Lee & Whiteside Cos. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Sept.. . . . . . . 5 to 30 . . . . . . . Deep holes
    Spoon River . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Fulton & Knox Cos.. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . June - Sept. . . . . . . . 2 to 20 . . . . . . . Deep holes
    Wabash River - 150 miles . . . . . . . . . . . . . . Clark to Gallatin Cos. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . May - Sept.. . . . . . . 2 to 10 . . . . . . . Channel & riffle areas
     
  6. big-muddy

    big-muddy New Member

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    4 flathead prospects in the state that are not rivers and one of them is Rend! Love it!