Aberdeen Area
Fishing Report

Richmond Lake: Anglers have been catching walleye, white bass, and crappies. The north bridge has been the hot spot to fish.
Elm Lake: Anglers have been catching walleye and northern pike. Anglers fishing from boats on the south end of the lake are having the best luck.
Wylie Lake: The Game, Fish and Parks has recently stocked bluegill, smallmouth bass, and white bass into the lake.
Elm River: Anglers have been catching walleye and northern pike. Anglers have been fishing below the Elm Lake spillway, Kruses Dam, and in the Columbia area.
James River: Anglers are catching northern pike. The walleye bite has been slow. Bow fishermen are having good luck shooting carp. Anglers shooting carp need to pick up shot fish and dispose of them properly.
Mina Lake: Anglers have been catching walleye, northern pike, and catfish.

Clark County
Fishing Report
Not a lot of activity on area lakes due to the weekend’s windy conditions.

Dry 1: A few walleyes still being caught but slowing a bit from previous weeks.
Indian Springs: Slow weekend at the springs, few walleyes being caught.
Swan: Low pressure not many fish being caught at all.

Codington County
Fishing Report

Goose: Fishermen are catching walleye from shore and by boat. Boat access is difficult, boaters are reminded to park outside the no parking zone.
Blythe: Fishing has slowed down over the last week.
Kampeska: Fishermen are still catching a mixed bag of fish from shore and by boat, including (northern pike, white bass, perch, crappie and walleye.)
Pelican: Fishermen are still catching walleye from the boat, evenings and mornings continue to be the best times.

Day County
Fishing Report

There have been a few changes in Day County for shore fishing. Due to the high water and safety hazard of a vehicle and pedestrian accident, the county is no longer allowing pedestrians on the Grenville grade, Day Co 1 north of Hwy 12 to 140th St., and Yellowstone trail from Main St. to Day Co 1. Also, if you are shore fishing make sure you are parked in a legal parking spot and it is not posted as no parking.

North Rush: The strong winds this weekend kept a lot of people off of the water this weekend. Anglers have been having marginal luck for walleye
Waubay: Strong winds kept a lot of people off the water. The walleye bite has still been up and down lately.
Bitter: Still not seeing much action on the lake.

Hamlin County
Fishing Report

Poinsett: It was windy this past weekend. Fishermen reported slow bite after the windy weather moved in for the weekend.
Albert: Few fishermen were out trying their luck. A few fish were caught yet the bite remains slow.

Marshall County
Fishing Report

Clear: Good bass and walleye fishing
itz: Decent walleye bite in the evenings
Roy: Good walleye and bass bite in the morning and evenings.

Park Report:

Pelican Lake Recreation Area:
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Fort Sisseton State Park:
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