New State Record Yellow Perch

Wild Horse Reservoir - Owyhee, NV (Elko County)

by Nevada Department of Wildlife

On the 6th day of Fishmas, a bite on the line came to me, with a trophy yellow perch in a freshwater sea!
A new state record was caught by Jason Flaten, when he reeled in this beauty at Wildhorse Reservoir on December 13th. Weighing in at 1lb 9oz, it beat the previous state record that was actually a tie between two waters. Get out and get your fish on!

Illipah Reservoir is ice covered. Ice is being measured at 3.5 to 4 inches in the areas sampled in the...... Read More