ODNR Fishing Report for 1/17/2005: OH

Article Posted: January 17, 206

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Unseasonably warm weather has broken up most of the ice that was forming on Lake Erie. A few anglers have been fishing between Catawba and the Bass Islands in the south passage. Walleye and yellow perch have been caught on jigging spoons or by fishing with spreaders and shiners. Extreme caution is necessary with low water temperatures and floating ice remaining from the December freeze.

For Steelhead fishing information visit: http://www.ohiodnr.com/wildlife/Fishing/fairport/steelhead.htm

The Lake Erie surface temperatures range from 35 to 37 degrees.

Source: ODNR

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