Fresno and Nelson Reservoirs Fishing Report by Brian Olson 4.18.24
By angelamontana

Posted: April 18, 2024

Fresno is 37% full, inflow 105 cfs & outflow 41 cfs. Most fish are in the spawning mode. Search for fish using your sonar equipment. Jig fishing can be productive, be prepared for a very light bite. Nelson is 94% full, inflow is 125 cfs & 0 outflow. Fish are also in the spawning mode. Search for the gravel areas, avoid old decaying weed areas as oxygen is very low in these areas. Jig fishing with live minnows can be very productive. Best depth is about 10’. Good luck.

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