Pomona Reservoir Fishing Information

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Pomona Reservoir Map
This Location does have Boat Access
Fishing Forecast
Counties:
GPS:
N38 39.580 W95 36.012
Surface Acres:
4,000 acres
Maximum Depth:
50 feet
Normal Lake Level:
974 msl
Current Lake Level:
full pool
Lake Temperature:
normal

Directions - 25 miles S of Topeka

Kansas Department of Wildlife & Parks

785-828-4933

Don George,KDWP&T Fisheries Biologist, 913-795-2218

US Army Corps of Engineers - Pomona Lake Daily Information

This lake has zebra mussels.  Please take care and do not transfer water, and clean, drain and dry all equipment.

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Fishing Forecast Information

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+Flathead Catfish Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>20”) (>28”) (>34”) (LBS.)   (>20”)
TORONTO 0.83 0.08 0.00 5.81 G 0.58
LACYGNE 0.28 0.06 0.06 11.08 G 0.31
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 0.20 0.10 0.00 8.38 F 0.20
COUNCIL GROVE 0.13 0.07 0.00 5.90 F 0.10
EL DORADO 0.13 0.00 0.00 5.47 F 0.22
HILLSDALE 0.08 0.00 0.00 2.61 F 0.08
FALL RIVER 0.08 0.00 0.00 4.15 G 0.12
WEBSTER 0.08 0.00 0.00 4.06 F 0.19
JOHN REDMOND 0.07 0.00 0.00 4.76 F 0.11
POMONA 0.06 0.00 0.00 3.32 F 0.03
MELVERN 0.06 0.00 0.00 2.72 F 0.09
MILFORD 0.05 0.00 0.00 3.69 F 0.05
LOVEWELL 0.05 0.00 0.00 2.35 G 0.08
CEDAR BLUFF 0.04 0.00 0.00 3.62 F 0.05
GLEN ELDER 0.04 0.00 0.00 2.44 F 0.08

+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

+Bluegill Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>6”) (>8”) (>10”) (LBS.)   (>6”)
MARION 6.57 0.14 0.00 0.45 P 7.00
BIG HILL 5.50 0.00 0.00 0.28 G 3.97
HILLSDALE 3.31 0.00 0.00 0.35 F 2.79
LACYGNE 2.44 0.19 0.00 0.34 G 3.44
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 2.20 0.70 0.00 0.72 G 6.36
LOVEWELL 1.31 0.00 0.00 0.24 F 0.73
CEDAR BLUFF 1.22 0.00 0.00 0.23 P 0.94
CLINTON 1.06 0.00 0.00 0.22 P 1.21
ELK CITY 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.15 P 0.36
JOHN REDMOND 1.00 0.00 0.00 0.36 P 1.97
WILSON 0.93 0.00 0.00 0.33 P 0.54
POMONA 0.88 0.00 0.00 0.39 P 0.35
KANOPOLIS 0.63 0.06 0.00 0.40 P 0.47
MILFORD 0.63 0.00 0.00 0.36 F 1.08
WEBSTER 0.56 0.00 0.00 0.25 F 0.56
EL DORADO 0.53 0.00 0.00 0.23 P 0.47
PERRY 0.44 0.00 0.00 0.26 F 2.05
TORONTO 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.20 P 0.35
MELVERN 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.21 P 0.92
WOLF CREEK 0.17 0.00 0.00 0.24 F 1.37
FALL RIVER 0.13 0.00 0.00 0.17 P 0.83
GLEN ELDER 0.08 0.00 0.00 0.28 F 0.06
TUTTLE CREEK 0.06 0.00 0.00 0.18 P 0.08
KIRWIN 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.10 P 0.02

+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

+White Crappie Forecast

Impoundment Density Rating Preferred Rating Lunker Rating Biggest Fish Biologist's Rating 3 Year Average
  (>8”) (>10”) (>12”) (LBS.)   (>8”)
JOHN REDMOND 29.83 5.25 4.75 2.31 G 35.11
CLINTON 27.94 6.75 0.88 1.44 G 13.92
HILLSDALE 24.69 15.38 1.25 1.28 G 19.15
MARION 17.71 5.00 0.71 1.42 G 17.00
TORONTO 12.19 4.69 3.44 1.91 G 15.38
LACYGNE 8.06 2.13 0.06 1.00 G 10.33
PERRY 6.56 2.31 0.13 1.17 G 13.54
ELK CITY 6.50 3.13 1.75 1.96 E 10.07
MILFORD 5.31 1.19 0.13 1.06 F 5.02
LOVEWELL 4.38 1.00 0.25 1.53 F 5.56
FALL RIVER 4.19 2.56 1.69 2.05 G 7.15
POMONA 4.06 2.44 0.75 1.27 G 4.56
MELVERN 3.44 2.94 0.75 1.45 F 2.17
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 3.30 0.40 0.10 1.34 F 1.31
WOLF CREEK 3.17 2.25 0.50 1.41 F 3.35
BIG HILL 2.75 1.00 0.00 0.48 E 5.38
COUNCIL GROVE 2.50 2.42 0.67 1.94 F 1.69
KANOPOLIS 2.25 1.06 0.13 1.19 F 2.29
TUTTLE CREEK 2.06 2.00 0.69 1.53 F 2.00
CEDAR BLUFF 2.06 1.00 0.11 1.16 F 1.52
EL DORADO 1.93 1.67 0.73 1.46 G 3.48
GLEN ELDER 1.33 0.63 0.17 1.19 P 1.04
KIRWIN 0.69 0.69 0.25 1.36 G 1.46
WEBSTER 0.19 0.13 0.00 0.58 F 0.65
Stocking Records Information

+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

+Walleye Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1400000
HILLSDALE RESERVOIR RESV 04/08/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 2200000
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 03/30/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1503730
MARION RESERVOIR RESV 03/31/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1700820
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 04/01/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2633070
LOVEWELL RESERVOIR RESV 04/04/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1494000
POMONA RESERVOIR RESV 04/08/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 2000000
CLINTON RESERVOIR RESV 04/12/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 2350000
MELVERN RESERVOIR RESV 04/08/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3800000
HOLTON - BANNER CREEK LAKE COML 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 500000
HERINGTON CITY LAKE-NEW COML 04/08/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 275000
JEFFREY ENG. CTR.-AUX. MAKEUP LAKE WMAS 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 450000
LYON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 04/19/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 135000
SABETHA - PONY CREEK LAKE COML 04/13/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 200000
LEAVENWORTH STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 04/12/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 200000
JEFFREY ENERGY CENTER-MAKE UP LAKE WMAS 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 375000
ATCHISON SFL SFLS 04/12/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
BROWN STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 04/13/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
(FISH) GRAHAM CO-TREXLER POND FISH 04/19/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 129000
(FISH) JEFFERSON CO-BARROW FISH 04/12/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 50000
SEVERY CITY LAKE COML 04/19/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1000
PRATT FISH HATCHERY OTHR 04/12/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1380600
FARLINGTON FISH HATCHERY OTHR 04/14/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 175000
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 04/01/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1940510
MARION RESERVOIR RESV 04/06/16 PRATT HATCHERY 2466420
GLEN ELDER RESERVOIR RESV 04/04/16 PRATT HATCHERY 1328000
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 04/12/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 2400000
EL DORADO RESERVOIR RESV 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 566800
MARION RESERVOIR RESV 04/04/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 345600
CLINTON RESERVOIR RESV 04/15/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 500000
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 04/19/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
MELVERN RESERVOIR RESV 04/26/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3200000
HILLSDALE RESERVOIR RESV 04/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3300000
MILFORD RESERVOIR RESV 04/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3000000
CLINTON RESERVOIR RESV 04/29/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1400000
MILFORD FISH HATCHERY OTHR 04/15/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 450000
MILFORD FISH HATCHERY OTHR 04/30/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 33000
MILFORD HATCHERY-WATER SUPPLY LAKE OTHR 05/02/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
      Total Requested 41873000
      Total Stocked 44282550

+Palmetto Bass/Wiper Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
PRATT FISH HATCHERY OTHR 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 450000
KIRWIN RESERVOIR RESV 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
SEBELIUS RESERVOIR RESV 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 40000
GRAHAM CO-ANTELOPE LAKE COML 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 8000
POMONA RESERVOIR RESV 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 800000
CENTRALIA CITY LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 80000
WEBSTER RESERVOIR RESV 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 50000
SG COUNTY-TOM SCOTT LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 5000
WICHITA-WATSON PARK LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 8000
LACYGNE RESERVOIR RESV 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 525000
WICHITA-NEW SOUTH LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 2000
SHERIDAN STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 6700
LYON STATE FISHING LAKE SFLS 05/03/16   0
EUREKA CITY LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 25900
OLPE CITY LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 9000
MADISON CITY LAKE COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 11400
MOLINE NEW CITY LAKE - NORTH COML 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 18500
JOHN REDMOND RESERVOIR RESV 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 500000
FARLINGTON FISH HATCHERY OTHR 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 100000
TUTTLE CREEK RIVER POND WMAS 05/03/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 150000
MISSOURI   05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1400000
IOWA   05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 3050000
COLORADO   05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 1600000
NEBRASKA   05/11/16 MILFORD HATCHERY 600000
      Total Requested 2733000
      Total Stocked 9539500