What's up with the Skipjack?

Discussion in 'LOCAL TENNESSEE TALK' started by stumpjumper, May 21, 2009.

  1. stumpjumper

    stumpjumper New Member

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    Anyone catching any below the dams on the Tennessee River? Seems like they have been far and few between the last couple years. Are there usually good years and bad years? Do Skipjack populations drastically fluxuate? Have they been overfished? What are your thoughts?
     
  2. cumberlandcat

    cumberlandcat New Member

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    Around here I would say it has a lot to do with the water levels, we have had so much rain it has been near impossible to fish below the dam. But when the water has been decent I have caught hundreds