White bass

Discussion in 'ILLINOIS RIVERS TALK' started by Bad_fisherman21, Dec 12, 2009.

  1. Bad_fisherman21

    Bad_fisherman21 New Member

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    Anyone know if white bass and strippers are in the kaskaskia river or not? Just wondering because i fished for some in the carlyle lake dam and caught a bunch and they were a ton of fun:big_smile: anyone know? also if any carp hit jigs with twister tails? might as well catch some bait while im bass fishin:wink:
     
  2. Dan the Fisherman

    Dan the Fisherman New Member

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    Ryan when you fish below the Carlyle dam you are fishing the Kaskaskia River. I know there are white bass. More than likely there are strippers also. Yes you can catch asian carp with jigs. If you catch asian carp, please use caution and don't contaminate other waters with them. Thanks
     

  3. Bad_fisherman21

    Bad_fisherman21 New Member

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    thanks man and believe me i know not to let asian carp go anywhere they are gonna destroy the population of other fish.:angry: