Pottawatomie State Fishing Lake No. 1 Fishing Report -
Species Rating Size Baits, Method, and Location
Bluegill Fair Up to 9 inches The bluegill population offers good numbers of 6 to 8 inch fish. 
Channel Catfish Slow 3/4 to 5 pounds The lake has a low level catfish population.
Crappie Slow 1/2 to 1 pound Crappie abundance continues to be below average with few fish over 10 inches. 
Largemouth Bass Fair 1/2 to 5 pounds The 2018 annual sampling effort documented that the population has come down from the very high abundance seen the last few years, but the lake can still be characterized as having lots and lots of bass.  Of the fish collected in 2018, 71.4% were over 12 inches.  The lake is known for being a good spot for catch and release bass fishing.
General Comments

This small 24 acre lake is similar to pond fishing. The lake is known for catch and release of largemouth bass and harvest of nice bluegill. The lake's channel catfish are protected by a 15 inch minimum length limit.

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