July 12, NW PA Fishing Report

A bit behind schedule, summer has finally arrived in NW PA. Anglers should be gearing up for summer action because there is a lot happening. Lake Erie walleyes are full steam ahead. Crappie, bluegill, largemouth bass, smallmouth bass and catfish are settling into summer patterns on area lakes as water levels return to normal summer pool following several very intense rain systems in recent weeks. In this issue, you get a peek at what you might have missed over July 4th. Don’t worry, there is more fishing action coming. And be sure to read Jeff Knapp’s tips on catching river smallmouth during the summer.

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