Cheney Reservoir Fishing Information

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Cheney Reservoir Map
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Fishing Forecast
Counties:
GPS:
N37 43.154 W97 49.538
Surface Acres:
9,550 acres
Maximum Depth:
42 feet
Normal Lake Level:
1421.6 ft above msl
Current Lake Level:
0 feet high releasing 0 cfs

More reservoir information can be found at, http://waterdata.usgs.gov/ks/nwis/uv/?site_no=07144790

A bathymetric map of the reservoir showing depths and contours is available here: http://www.kwo.org/Reservoirs/ReservoirBathymetry/Rpt_Cheney_FINAL_report_082813_kbs.pdf

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Fishing Forecast Information

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+Walleye Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>15”) (>20”) (>25”) (LBS.)   (>15”)
CEDAR BLUFF 4.74 0.39 0.04 7.75 G 3.78
WILSON 4.47 0.37 0.03 5.26 G 3.18
CHENEY 3.80 0.20 0.00 0.00 G 2.69
MILFORD 2.20 0.05 0.00 4.70 F 1.42
EL DORADO 2.06 0.94 0.06 6.82 G 2.51
GLEN ELDER 1.67 0.21 0.00 4.18 G 2.06
KIRWIN 1.67 0.92 0.25 7.59 G 2.33
LOVEWELL 1.45 0.80 0.10 6.69 F 1.03
CLINTON 1.25 0.13 0.13 6.15 F 0.60
WEBSTER 0.92 0.42 0.00 3.51 F 2.31
MARION 0.70 0.10 0.00 5.33 F 1.71
BIG HILL 0.67 0.50 0.00 4.70 P 0.38
WOLF CREEK 0.66 0.00 0.00 2.24 F 0.41
COUNCIL GROVE 0.60 0.47 0.00 4.85 F 0.53
HILLSDALE 0.58 0.00 0.00 2.73 F 0.78
POMONA 0.25 0.19 0.00 4.36 F 0.27
MELVERN 0.13 0.06 0.00 0.71 P 0.13

+White Bass Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>9”) (>12”) (>15”) (LBS.)   (>9”)
MELVERN 16.56 12.69 3.94 2.46 G 10.33
CLINTON 12.81 12.06 3.06 2.50 G 9.71
CEDAR BLUFF 12.65 11.35 4.22 1.93 E 11.82
CHENEY 9.60 9.20 0.80 0.00 G 8.43
GLEN ELDER 8.79 7.21 2.00 2.65 G 6.43
KANOPOLIS 6.90 5.71 2.24 2.98 G 14.32
HILLSDALE 6.25 2.42 0.25 1.75 G 5.56
BIG HILL 5.67 5.17 0.17 2.35 G 3.25
WEBSTER 5.58 1.75 0.42 2.05 G 7.56
LOVEWELL 4.60 1.05 0.00 1.40 F 3.06
PERRY 4.45 1.85 0.20 2.41 G 7.40
JOHN REDMOND 3.93 1.79 0.29 3.33 G 9.24
WOLF CREEK 3.90 3.31 1.48 2.08 G 2.76
POMONA 2.88 1.94 0.00 1.40 G 10.67
ELK CITY 2.64 1.09 0.00 1.15 G 3.18
EL DORADO 2.50 1.63 0.13 1.84 F 2.03
MARION 1.90 0.50 0.20 1.67 G 3.95
WILSON 1.63 1.03 0.90 3.34 F 2.04
TORONTO 1.50 0.42 0.25 3.08 F 2.75
KIRWIN 1.25 0.92 0.17 1.95 G 3.53
LACYGNE 0.94 0.56 0.11 1.99 F 2.17
MILFORD 0.80 0.20 0.10 2.05 F 0.58
COUNCIL GROVE 0.73 0.20 0.00 1.78 F 1.43
FALL RIVER 0.42 0.17 0.00 1.46 F 4.35
TUTTLE CREEK 0.40 0.30 0.15 2.67 P 0.37

+Channel Catfish Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>16”) (>24”) (>28”) (LBS.)   (>16”)
CLINTON 5.88 0.50 0.06 15.21 G 4.63
HILLSDALE 4.42 0.50 0.08 10.23 E 3.61
BIG HILL 4.33 0.17 0.00 5.35 G 4.68
MARION 3.40 0.50 0.20 11.88 G 3.97
MELVERN 3.38 0.13 0.00 4.67 G 3.08
POMONA 3.13 0.13 0.00 6.13 G 3.36
ELK CITY 3.00 0.64 0.18 9.68 E 3.30
LOVEWELL 2.75 0.30 0.00 6.40 G 1.72
PERRY 2.25 0.25 0.00 6.73 F 2.50
LACYGNE 1.78 0.00 0.00 4.15 G 1.30
WILSON 1.73 0.17 0.03 11.68 G 2.22
KANOPOLIS 1.48 0.05 0.00 5.20 G 3.03
GLEN ELDER 1.42 0.29 0.13 17.91 G 1.96
COUNCIL GROVE 1.27 0.00 0.00 4.08 F 1.27
WOLF CREEK 1.10 0.14 0.00 7.05 F 1.93
FALL RIVER 1.08 0.50 0.33 11.68 G 1.36
TORONTO 0.92 0.33 0.17 7.72 G 1.50
JOHN REDMOND 0.86 0.71 0.21 13.90 G 0.54
MILFORD 0.75 0.00 0.00 4.49 F 1.17
WEBSTER 0.58 0.00 0.00 2.98 F 0.69
TUTTLE CREEK 0.45 0.00 0.00 3.00 F 0.43
CHENEY 0.40 0.00 0.00 0.00 F 0.89
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 0.30 0.20 0.10 8.59 F 0.67
CEDAR BLUFF 0.26 0.09 0.00 8.17 F 0.36
EL DORADO 0.19 0.00 0.00 3.22 F 0.53
KIRWIN 0.08 0.00 0.00 3.94 F 0.94

+Wiper Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>12”) (>15”) (>20”) (LBS.)   (>12”)
MILFORD 11.35 0.85 0.00 5.82 G 7.08
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 8.60 3.30 0.00 6.19 G 10.36
MARION 7.90 1.30 0.00 5.10 E 6.69
EL DORADO 3.63 0.56 0.00 4.04 F 6.48
CHENEY 3.60 1.20 0.00 0.00 G 4.21
GLEN ELDER 2.96 1.96 0.04 6.69 G 2.44
CEDAR BLUFF 2.52 1.48 0.09 6.43 G 3.36
COUNCIL GROVE 2.13 1.87 0.07 7.59 F 2.34
KIRWIN 2.00 0.25 0.00 4.83 G 3.53
POMONA 1.81 0.75 0.00 5.13 F 2.02
LACYGNE 1.28 0.78 0.00 7.32 F 1.45
LOVEWELL 1.25 0.40 0.00 6.19 F 1.42
KANOPOLIS 1.24 0.43 0.00 5.09 F 2.27
CLINTON 0.81 0.69 0.00 5.06 F 1.79
WEBSTER 0.58 0.17 0.00 5.24 F 2.79
WOLF CREEK 0.28 0.24 0.00 7.01 F 0.70
Stocking Records Information

+Walleye Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 05/26/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 75696
HILLSDALE RESERVOIR RESV 05/24/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 57322
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 06/01/16 PRATT HATCHERY 25056
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 05/25/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 42033
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 05/26/16 PRATT HATCHERY 58322
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 05/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 15953
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 05/23/16 PRATT HATCHERY 42348
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 05/26/16 PRATT HATCHERY 37577
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 05/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 107592
HORSETHIEF RESERVOIR RESV 05/24/16 PRATT HATCHERY 22559
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 05/23/16 PRATT HATCHERY 102299
LOVEWELL RESERVOIR RESV 06/03/16 PRATT HATCHERY 34955
BARBER SFL-LOWER SFLS 05/22/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2734
CLARK STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 05/24/16 PRATT HATCHERY 12145
PRATT COUNTY LAKE COML 05/26/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2944
BOURBON SFL SFLS 06/01/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 1754
PRATT FISH HATCHERY OTHR 06/03/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1839
PRATT FISH HATCHERY OTHR 06/01/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1500
      Total Requested 1024250
      Total Stocked 644628

+Blue Catfish Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
ELK CITY RESERVOIR RESV 09/20/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 22579
ELK CITY RESERVOIR RESV 09/21/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 22339
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 09/22/16 PRATT HATCHERY 9909
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 09/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 13068
WILSON RESERVOIR RESV 09/22/16 PRATT HATCHERY 9161
TUTTLE CREEK RESERVOIR RESV 09/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 25443
LACYGNE RESERVOIR RESV 09/22/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 7350
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 09/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3020
JEFFREY ENERGY CENTERMAKE UP LAKE WMAS 09/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1257
POMONA RESERVOIR RESV 09/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3396
      Total Requested 100050
      Total Stocked 117522

+Palmetto Bass/Wiper Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 06/07/16 PRATT HATCHERY 89731
WELLINGTON CITY LAKE COML 06/07/16 PRATT HATCHERY 3852
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1027
HORTON-LITTLE LAKE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 257
ATCHISON CITY LAKE #7 COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 514
LOVEWELL RESERVOIR RESV 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 15280
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 06/09/16 PRATT HATCHERY 47787
MELVERN RIVER POND WMAS 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 899
OLATHE - LAKE OLATHE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1412
JEFFREY ENERGY CENTER-MAKE UP LAKE WMAS 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1284
CENTRALIA CITY LAKE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2054
MARION COUNTY LAKE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2054
HORTON-MISSION LAKE COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1027
LEAVENWORTH STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1027
PAOLA CITY LAKE(Lake Miola) COML 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1412
WINFIELD CITY LAKE COML 06/07/16 PRATT HATCHERY 13097
MIDDLE CREEK STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 06/08/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1412
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 06/07/16 PRATT HATCHERY 7190
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 06/09/16 PRATT HATCHERY 19902
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 06/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 12423
PRATT FISH HATCHERY OTHR 07/11/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 7501
FARLINGTON FISH HATCHERY OTHR 07/11/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 14242
CRAWFORD STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 07/11/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 8153
      Total Requested 239355
      Total Stocked 253537

+Palmetto Bass/Wiper Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
GREAT BEND-STONE PARK LAKE COML 09/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 777
GARNETT CITY LAKE-NORTH COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 500
LOVEWELL RESERVOIR RESV 09/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 3071
MELVERN RIVER POND WMAS 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 903
WOODSON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 1004
GARNETT CITY LAKE-SOUTH COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 250
MINED LAND WA-CK/CR CO WMAS 09/15/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 509
KIOWA STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 09/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 328
HARVEY COUNTY LAKE-WEST COML 09/21/16 PRATT HATCHERY 820
PRATT COUNTY LAKE COML 09/20/16 PRATT HATCHERY 619
COLDWATER LAKE COML 09/21/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1045
OSAGE CITY LAKE KIDS POND COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 100
OVERBROOK KIDS POND OTHR 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 100
OVERBROOK CITY LAKE COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 514
GARNETT-CEDAR CREEK LAKE COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 3503
YATES CENTER-SOUTH OWL LAKE COML 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 1005
SHAWNEE COUNTY-LAKE SHAWNEE COML 09/15/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 2082
YATES CENTER KIDS POND POND 09/14/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 250
PLEASANTON EAST LAKE COML 09/22/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 1950
CRAWFORD STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 09/22/16 FARLINGTON HATCHERY 1515
CHENEY RESERVOIR RESV 09/21/16 PRATT HATCHERY 892
      Total Requested 17040
      Total Stocked 21737