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

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>20”) (>28”) (>34”) (LBS.)   (>20”)
LACYGNE 0.50 0.08 0.00 6.62 E 0.37
TORONTO 0.42 0.00 0.00 5.36 G 0.63
BIG HILL 0.20 0.10 0.00 6.41 G 0.20
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 0.20 0.10 0.00 9.66 F 0.20
MELVERN 0.19 0.06 0.00 3.50 F 0.13
FALL RIVER 0.17 0.08 0.08 8.85 G 0.12
EL DORADO 0.13 0.00 0.00 2.40 G 0.15
COUNCIL GROVE 0.10 0.00 0.00 5.17 F 0.08
KANOPOLIS 0.10 0.00 0.00 3.21 F 0.10
WEBSTER 0.08 0.08 0.00 7.84 F 0.08
ELK CITY 0.08 0.00 0.00 1.87 F 0.08
POMONA 0.08 0.00 0.00 1.56 G 0.07
HILLSDALE 0.08 0.00 0.00 5.61 G 0.11
WOLF CREEK 0.06 0.00 0.00 2.76 F 0.06
JOHN REDMOND 0.06 0.00 0.00 3.13 G 0.09
TUTTLE CREEK 0.05 0.00 0.00 3.00 G 0.05
PERRY 0.03 0.00 0.00 4.36 G 0.02
LOVEWELL 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 G 0.03

+Walleye Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>15”) (>20”) (>25”) (LBS.)   (>15”)
GLEN ELDER 6.00 0.96 0.00 4.99 G 3.36
CEDAR BLUFF 5.48 0.48 0.04 5.83 G 4.65
EL DORADO 5.07 1.60 0.20 8.20 G 3.29
WILSON 4.80 1.27 0.00 5.77 G 4.23
MARION 3.93 1.47 0.27 9.25 G 2.10
MILFORD 3.80 0.60 0.00 5.42 G 2.52
WEBSTER 3.42 0.92 0.08 6.32 G 1.88
KIRWIN 2.67 0.92 0.00 5.60 G 2.14
CHENEY 1.70 0.45 0.05 6.90 G 2.42
POMONA 1.58 1.08 0.08 5.63 F 0.69
LOVEWELL 1.55 0.45 0.10 9.04 F 1.10
HILLSDALE 1.08 0.33 0.00 4.63 G 0.92
COUNCIL GROVE 1.00 1.00 0.20 6.55 F 0.69
WOLF CREEK 0.44 0.19 0.00 3.64 F 0.55
MELVERN 0.44 0.13 0.00 3.36 F 0.21
CLINTON 0.38 0.06 0.00 3.88 F 0.60
BIG HILL 0.10 0.10 0.00 5.81 P 0.29
JOHN REDMOND 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.45 P 0.00

+Bluegill Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>6”) (>8”) (>10”) (LBS.)   (>6”)
WEBSTER 14.19 0.13 0.00 0.46 G 5.00
MARION 9.20 0.00 0.00 0.23 F 7.73
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 9.00 0.10 0.00 0.45 G 5.53
LOVEWELL 6.64 0.00 0.00 0.29 F 2.86
HILLSDALE 4.69 0.06 0.00 0.47 G 3.54
LACYGNE 3.69 0.00 0.00 0.30 F 4.33
BIG HILL 2.20 0.00 0.00 0.29 F 3.03
KIRWIN 2.06 0.00 0.00 0.37 F 0.69
WILSON 2.00 0.00 0.00 0.32 F 1.02
KANOPOLIS 1.44 0.06 0.00 0.52 F 0.95
CEDAR BLUFF 1.37 0.00 0.00 0.31 P 1.25
GLEN ELDER 1.09 0.00 0.00 0.38 P 0.41
CLINTON 0.69 0.00 0.00 0.26 P 0.94
EL DORADO 0.47 0.00 0.00 0.10 P 0.42
PERRY 0.38 0.00 0.00 0.16 P 0.76
MELVERN 0.38 0.00 0.00 0.22 P 0.81
FALL RIVER 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.26 P 0.81
POMONA 0.31 0.00 0.00 0.26 P 0.44
WOLF CREEK 0.21 0.00 0.00 0.18 F 0.98
MILFORD 0.19 0.00 0.00 0.30 F 0.67
TUTTLE CREEK 0.13 0.00 0.00 0.29 P 0.10
TORONTO 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.13 P 0.31
JOHN REDMOND 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.20 P 1.30
ELK CITY 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.16 P 0.33
COUNCIL GROVE 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.09 F 0.08

+White Bass Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>9”) (>12”) (>15”) (LBS.)   (>9”)
GLEN ELDER 19.54 13.75 2.83 2.60 E 10.64
CEDAR BLUFF 17.13 14.78 4.35 1.93 E 14.70
TORONTO 9.00 7.08 1.42 2.76 G 5.36
ELK CITY 8.25 6.25 0.33 2.19 G 5.66
KANOPOLIS 8.00 7.33 1.38 2.65 G 9.02
WEBSTER 6.00 2.08 0.33 1.93 G 5.86
JOHN REDMOND 5.56 5.39 1.22 3.21 G 6.78
CLINTON 5.50 5.44 2.19 2.31 F 8.25
FALL RIVER 5.08 3.25 1.25 2.48 G 3.60
LOVEWELL 4.90 1.95 0.00 1.27 G 4.01
MARION 4.53 1.40 0.00 1.68 G 2.76
EL DORADO 4.20 3.60 0.80 2.16 G 2.79
MELVERN 3.88 3.56 0.56 2.59 F 9.58
PERRY 3.28 1.90 0.14 2.80 G 5.71
KIRWIN 3.17 2.25 0.42 2.93 G 3.83
LACYGNE 3.00 1.58 0.08 1.60 G 2.40
WILSON 2.93 2.60 0.40 2.97 F 2.30
CHENEY 2.85 2.25 0.85 2.78 G 6.65
HILLSDALE 2.83 2.50 0.00 1.12 F 4.53
WOLF CREEK 2.63 1.75 0.06 1.56 F 2.99
POMONA 2.58 2.00 0.17 3.07 F 9.65
MILFORD 1.80 1.45 0.15 2.01 F 1.12
BIG HILL 0.90 0.90 0.20 1.76 F 2.29
COUNCIL GROVE 0.80 0.00 0.00 0.44 F 1.11
TUTTLE CREEK 0.15 0.10 0.00 1.40 P 0.27

+Channel Catfish Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>16”) (>24”) (>28”) (LBS.)   (>16”)
CLINTON 6.06 0.38 0.06 9.45 G 5.42
MARION 5.20 0.73 0.13 8.84 G 3.62
BIG HILL 5.10 0.30 0.00 5.74 G 4.68
HILLSDALE 5.08 0.25 0.17 9.89 G 4.25
MELVERN 4.50 0.19 0.00 6.67 G 3.75
LOVEWELL 4.30 0.60 0.00 7.25 G 2.78
ELK CITY 4.08 1.08 0.00 7.46 G 3.79
KANOPOLIS 3.71 0.00 0.00 4.56 G 3.05
POMONA 3.25 0.25 0.00 4.91 G 3.57
COUNCIL GROVE 2.60 0.30 0.00 8.07 G 1.78
WILSON 2.57 0.10 0.00 7.93 G 2.06
PERRY 2.45 0.34 0.03 8.60 G 2.45
LACYGNE 2.00 0.00 0.00 3.93 G 1.76
TORONTO 1.75 0.67 0.17 9.64 G 1.69
GLEN ELDER 1.67 0.21 0.04 14.18 F 1.90
FALL RIVER 1.25 0.50 0.17 11.49 G 1.11
CHENEY 1.15 0.60 0.15 13.07 F 0.85
MILFORD 1.15 0.10 0.00 6.59 F 1.20
WOLF CREEK 1.13 0.00 0.00 4.25 F 1.10
JOHN REDMOND 1.06 0.56 0.56 22.05 G 0.84
WEBSTER 1.00 0.08 0.00 6.04 F 0.99
CEDAR BLUFF 0.35 0.04 0.00 5.81 F 0.35
KIRWIN 0.33 0.17 0.00 6.71 F 0.61
EL DORADO 0.27 0.00 0.00 3.78 G 0.31
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 0.20 0.10 0.10 9.45 F 0.33
TUTTLE CREEK 0.15 0.00 0.00 4.38 F 0.45

+Blue Catfish Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>20”) (>30”) (>35”) (LBS.)   (>20”)
WOLF CREEK 3.31 0.63 0.06 22.05 G 2.58
MILFORD 3.05 0.40 0.10 20.94 G 1.78
ELK CITY 1.75 0.00 0.00 6.15 G 0.64
EL DORADO 1.13 0.13 0.07 23.88 G 0.81
WILSON 0.53 0.00 0.00 10.26 G 0.44
LOVEWELL 0.50 0.00 0.00 12.63 G 0.45
MELVERN 0.44 0.13 0.06 21.02 F 0.29
CLINTON 0.31 0.13 0.00 19.02 F 0.69
TUTTLE CREEK 0.30 0.05 0.05 24.69 F 0.17
LACYGNE 0.25 0.00 0.00 4.97 F 0.15
PERRY 0.03 0.00 0.00 3.57 P 0.13
KANOPOLIS 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.17 P 0.00
JOHN REDMOND 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.99 P 0.02
POMONA 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.64 P 0.00
GLEN ELDER 0.00 0.00 0.00 1.27 P 0.00

+Wiper Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>16”) (>20”) (>24”) (LBS.)   (>16”)
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 9.60 4.20 0.00 6.26 G 9.86
MARION 7.93 2.27 0.00 6.08 E 7.33
CHENEY 5.65 1.10 0.10 6.26 E 4.78
EL DORADO 4.20 1.80 0.00 5.41 G 5.28
MILFORD 3.35 1.60 0.00 9.37 G 7.57
GLEN ELDER 2.38 2.21 0.13 8.66 G 2.93
CEDAR BLUFF 2.17 1.43 0.09 6.68 G 3.08
POMONA 1.50 0.58 0.00 4.82 G 1.77
KANOPOLIS 1.29 0.38 0.00 5.69 F 1.48
KIRWIN 1.17 0.67 0.17 8.46 G 2.81
CLINTON 1.06 0.75 0.00 4.48 F 1.58
WEBSTER 0.75 0.33 0.00 4.97 G 1.18
LACYGNE 0.50 0.17 0.00 4.42 G 0.95
COUNCIL GROVE 0.20 0.20 0.00 7.31 P 1.49
WOLF CREEK 0.13 0.00 0.00 3.24 F 0.47
JOHN REDMOND 0.11 0.06 0.00 4.59 P 0.11
LOVEWELL 0.05 0.00 0.00 3.06 F 0.86

+Percids Combined Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Biologist rating 3-yr average
GLEN ELDER 6.00 0.96 0.00 G 3.36
CEDAR BLUFF 5.48 0.48 0.04 G 4.65
EL DORADO 5.07 1.60 0.20 G 3.29
WILSON 4.80 1.27 0.00 G 4.23
KANOPOLIS 4.76 2.24 0.00 G 4.59
MARION 3.93 1.47 0.27 G 2.10
MILFORD 3.80 0.60 0.00 G 2.52
WEBSTER 3.42 0.92 0.08 G 1.88
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 3.00 1.30 0.40 G 5.86
PERRY 2.83 2.38 0.93 G 2.36
KIRWIN 2.67 0.92 0.00 G 2.14
COUNCIL GROVE 2.40 1.80 0.80 F 1.49
CLINTON 1.94 1.38 0.13 F 1.77
CHENEY 1.70 0.45 0.05 G 2.42
POMONA 1.58 1.08 0.08 F 0.69
LOVEWELL 1.55 0.45 0.10 F 1.10
HILLSDALE 1.08 0.33 0.00 G 0.92
MELVERN 0.56 0.25 0.13 F 0.25
WOLF CREEK 0.44 0.19 0.00 F 0.55
TUTTLE CREEK 0.20 0.00 0.00 F 0.13
BIG HILL 0.10 0.10 0.00 P 0.29
JOHN REDMOND 0.00 0.00 0.00 P 0.00

+White Crappie Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Big Fish Biologist rating 3-yr average
  (>8”) (>10”) (>12”) (LBS.)   (>8”)
HILLSDALE 27.00 7.19 0.94 1.47 G 22.50
PERRY 25.63 7.38 0.63 1.22 G 13.41
LOVEWELL 19.91 7.55 0.27 1.50 G 11.30
MARION 17.60 6.70 1.30 1.43 G 17.20
EL DORADO 11.73 5.07 1.60 2.10 G 5.47
WOLF CREEK 11.29 3.07 1.36 1.76 F 5.94
CLINTON 11.25 7.25 0.81 1.36 G 15.23
ELK CITY 10.94 5.44 0.44 1.68 G 13.27
FALL RIVER 9.94 8.13 1.63 2.09 G 9.21
POMONA 9.63 4.44 0.81 1.52 G 7.29
TORONTO 8.94 8.19 1.94 2.39 G 15.65
JOHN REDMOND 8.81 8.00 3.06 2.23 F 27.38
KANOPOLIS 7.69 0.81 0.13 1.31 F 4.48
TUTTLE CREEK 6.88 3.69 0.75 1.78 F 3.92
BIG HILL 3.20 0.60 0.10 1.04 F 4.95
KIRWIN 3.13 0.94 0.31 1.73 G 1.65
MILFORD 3.13 1.69 0.19 1.57 F 4.69
COUNCIL GROVE 2.13 1.00 0.63 1.83 F 2.21
GLEN ELDER 2.09 0.50 0.23 1.42 F 1.46
MELVERN 2.06 0.44 0.19 1.27 F 2.58
LACYGNE 1.94 1.00 0.19 1.87 F 8.96
WEBSTER 1.56 0.00 0.00 0.38 F 1.00
CEDAR BLUFF 0.84 0.42 0.37 1.66 F 1.67
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 0.40 0.30 0.00 0.73 F 1.40

+Crappie Combined Forecast

WATERBODY Density Preferred Lunker Biologist rating 3-yr average
HILLSDALE 28.00 7.31 1.00 G 23.06
PERRY 25.69 7.38 0.63 G 13.49
KIRWIN 21.44 1.44 0.38 G 8.08
LOVEWELL 21.18 7.82 0.27 G 12.37
MARION 19.20 7.10 1.30 G 18.40
EL DORADO 12.33 5.20 1.60 G 5.72
WOLF CREEK 11.79 3.57 1.57 F 6.11
CLINTON 11.50 7.38 0.81 G 15.56
ELK CITY 10.94 5.44 0.44 G 13.27
FALL RIVER 9.94 8.13 1.63 G 9.25
POMONA 9.63 4.44 0.81 G 7.31
TORONTO 9.19 8.25 2.00 G 15.79
JOHN REDMOND 8.81 8.00 3.06 F 27.38
KANOPOLIS 8.50 1.63 0.31 F 4.94
TUTTLE CREEK 7.00 3.75 0.81 F 3.96
WEBSTER 7.00 0.69 0.00 F 3.10
SEBELIUS (NORTON) 6.40 2.50 0.00 G 4.43
BIG HILL 3.50 0.70 0.10 F 5.48
MILFORD 3.31 1.81 0.19 F 4.98
GLEN ELDER 2.23 0.55 0.23 F 1.57
COUNCIL GROVE 2.13 1.00 0.63 F 2.21
CEDAR BLUFF 2.11 1.37 0.53 F 2.48
MELVERN 2.06 0.44 0.19 F 2.60
LACYGNE 1.94 1.00 0.19 F 9.08
WILSON 0.13 0.07 0.00 P 0.16
Stocking Records Information

+Blue Catfish Stocking

Water Water Type Stocking Date Source Number Stocked
KANOPOLIS RESERVOIR RESV 09/28/17 MILFORD HATCHERY 30343
PERRY RESERVOIR RESV 09/28/17 MILFORD HATCHERY 12215
LACYGNE RESERVOIR RESV 09/28/17 MILFORD HATCHERY 2603
POMONA RESERVOIR RESV 09/28/17 MILFORD HATCHERY 4255
    10/02/17 MILFORD HATCHERY 11183
      Total Requested 48600
      Total Stocked 60599