Melvern Reservoir: Crappie Fair 0.25-1.5 lb Anglers reported catching some crappie this week using minnows over brush in about 10-12 feet of water.
Smallmouth bass Good 0.5-3 lbs Smallies have been caught on a variety of lures, including jigs and crankbaits.
Channel catfish Good 0.5-4 lbs Good catches reported using crappie guts and shad guts.
Walleye Fair 1-4 lbs Walleye are shallow and hanging around rocky shores. Anglers have had luck trolling crankbaits and drifting jig and nightcrawlers.
August 10 water level 0.02 feet above conservation pool, release rate = 20 cfs, water temp = 77.