Definition of panfish
: a small food fish (such as a sunfish) usually taken with hook and line and not available on the market
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This forces these hungry fish to turn to other less abundant forage such as bug hatches, crayfish, minnows and young panfish.
Fishing will primarily be for largemouth bass and panfish such as bluegills, warmouths and Mayan cichlids.
A panfish doesn’t get that big by being a halfhearted eater.
Mark Collins reports from Weiss Lake that water temperature has dropped a bit to about 75 degrees in many areas, ideal temperature for both bass and panfish.
The lake offers trout and several types of bass and panfish.
Wallace and the Ohio & Erie Canal will be stocked with hungry trout and catfish, as well as panfish.
Alan Zaremba reported good catches of bass 1-3 pounds, oscars, chain pickerel and panfish in the finger canals along the west side of U.S. Highway 27.
Other ponds are stocked with panfish and catfish, with some hike-in ponds stocked with brown trout.
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