, Muskogee, OK


February 21, 2014

Outdoor notebook



Eufaula: Feb.16. Elevation 1 foot below normal, water clear. Largemouth bass slow. White bass slow. Blue catfish slow. Crappie fair on minnows and jigs around boat docks with brush. Report submitted by Ed Rodebush, game warden stationed in McIntosh County.

Robert S. Kerr: Feb. 17. Crappie fair on minnows at the mouth of Big San Bois Creek around stumps and pits. Bass good on Alabama rigs around points on warmer days. Catfish good on cut bait along flats around creek channel and river. Report submitted by Allen Couch, game warden stationed in Haskell County.

Waterfowl report

 Conservation Order Light Goose Season is opened state wide. For zone maps and complete waterfowl hunting regulations log on to

Fort Gibson - Zone 2: Water level is .79 feet above normal. Habitat conditions are fair. Goose numbers are low. Hunter activity and success is low.

Sequoyah NWF - Zone 2: Water level at Kerr are stable. Water levels on Sally Jones Lake are high. Harvested and un-harvested corn, harvested soybeans and winter wheat are present at the Sandtown Bottoms and Webbers Falls Management Units. Snow geese are present in the Webbers Falls area, some limited use has been seen on the Sandtown Bottoms Management Unit. Snow geese are spending substantial periods of time off refuge. Hunter activity is and success is low.

Webbers Falls - Zone 2: Water level is 2.42 feet above normal. Habitat conditions are fair with smartweed, barnyard grass, bidens, cut soybeans, corn, milo and winter wheat in the area. Goose numbers are low. Hunter activity and success is low.


Solunar Tables

Friday—Best; 3:55 p.m. to 8:55 p.m.

Saturday—Good; 4:20 a.m. to 9:20 a.m.

Sunday—Fair; 5:10 a.m. to 10:10 a.m.

Monday—Fair; 6:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.

Tuesday—Poor; 6:50 a.m. to 11:50 a.m.

Wednesday—Good; 7:40 a.m. to 12:40 p.m.

Thursday—Good; 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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