Saginaw Bay Area Fishing Report 04/12/2018

Saginaw Bay perch fishing was very slow at Eagle Bay Marina and off Palmer Road. When boats could get out of Linwood Beach Marina, they caught walleye when trolling Husky Jerks in 21 feet. The key was trolling along the edge of the stained water. Walleye were also caught in the Old Shipping Channel and […]

Saginaw Bay Area Fishing Report 04/05/2018

Saginaw Bay Area only a few boats had been out from Linwood but those making it out did catch some walleye in 15 to 17 feet when trolling body baits. East of Bay City and up into the Thumb, perch fishing in the rivers and cuts was hit-or-miss. At the Thomas and Allen Cuts, the Sebewaing […]

Saginaw Bay Area Fishing Report 03/29/2018

Saginaw Bay perch were still not in the cuts and river mouths yet. Boat fishing for walleye has been difficult because of windy conditions. There has been very little fishing activity from Pinconning to the mouth of the Saginaw River. A couple walleye were caught out near Spoils Island but nothing much over 15 inches. […]

THE GREAT SAGINAW BAY WALLEYE DEBATE

By Capt. Terry R. Walsh News: Saginaw Bay, Michigan Dave Fielder, lead biologist for the Saginaw Bay walleye restoration program, presented a detailed and lengthy “scientific analysis based on several models” in an effort to convince the Lake Huron Citizen’s Fishery Advisor Committee (LHCFAC) a commercial by-catch would not jeopardize the stability of the bay’s […]