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This| What Fish Are In Lake Mead. More images for what fish are in lake mead » Threadfin shad were introduced in 1954 allowinglargemouth bass to flourish.

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Channel catfish are typicallycaught on the bottom with beef/chicken liver, shrimp, or prepared baits fromapril through september. The last trout stocking occurred in 2011 dueto closure of lake mead hatchery from a declining lake level and invasion ofquagga mussels. See full list on

By 1974, striped bass dominated and troutfishing declined and stocking occurred on and off since 1983.

Fishing for striped and largemouth bass is good throughout lake mead with crappie, blue gill, green sunfish, and catfish being more prevalent in the upper overton arm of the lake. Bluegill fishing is best from may throughjune. Hemenway fishing pier near boulder beach and just to the north of hemenway launch ramp. When fishingwaned in 1969, striped bass and trout were introduced.