Definition of bluegill
: a common sunfish (Lepomis macrochirus) of the eastern and central U.S. sought for food and sport
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At Eddie B’s White Spruce Restaurant & Tavern, the oldest building in Eagle River dating to 1884, try the Fisherman’s Platter with perch, bluegill and smelt.
Striped bass fishing has slowed, but a few linesides to 5 pounds can be taken on live bluegill in the south Delta.
The 183 acre lake offers freshwater fishing for largemouth bass, bluegill, redear sunfish, channel catfish, and crappie.
The bluegills are hitting on night crawlers under a bobber.
Any small-body, big-lip crank that will go down 10 feet in shad, bluegill or baby bass will work.
Bluegills are spawning in the shallows--this action will likely peak around the full moon June 9; www.fishlakeguntersvilleguideservice.com.
Outlook: Department of Conservation reports: Bluegills and redears good on worms under a bobber; black bass good on plastic worms and jig-and-pigs near brush; channel catfish fair on chicken livers; all other species slow.
Live bluegill, minnows, or shiners are working for quality linesides in the Mokelumne River.
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