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Mardi Gras Sacs

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A quick solo trip yesterday yielded 16 nice sac-a-lait in the Bayou Black swamp. I found the water conditions to be off just a bit with a brown stain that was not the best to catch sacs. Visibility was only a few inches throughout the canal systems. I found a better quality of water at a couple dead ends where the darker water from the swamp was mixing and thats where I caught my fish. Blue/white tube jigs (1/16 jighead) under a cork around 15 inches did the trick. Also caught 6 or 7 fish on a pink/black tube jig. None of the fish had eggs as I cleaned them up for supper. The next few weeks should be better fishing and I hope the water clears up soon. Good luck fishing.

Capt Bill Lake
985-637-3712
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Sacalait
You say none of the fish you cleaned had eggs . Is that because you think they've all spawned out or you caught all male fish ?
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Sacs
Still early, not spawned out yet.
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depth
Hey Capt Bill, do you remember how deep the water was?
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