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White pelicans flock over schools of baby shad and roost on remote gravel bars.
At the foot of the statue, below the three main sculptures, Calder added shad, frogs and turtles.
Live lining eels, bunker or hickory shad has been the ticket.
Trollers are picking up multiple linesides with frozen shad or anchovies on a harness-rig.
TOP PICKS AMERICAN RIVER Flows dipped below 4,000 cfs over the weekend, creating good conditions for anglers fishing for shad.
Monday's fish checks found 126 anglers keeping 1,344 shad.
The fish shows up when The Fish Whisperer begins the feeding process, but doesn't react to the sight of shad held over the water, the way other bass do.
Stripers are a good bet at 40 feet or deeper around main channel drops with live shad or Tsunami Swim-shad jigs.
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First Known Use: before 12th centurySee Words from the same year
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