(LOOGOOTEE) – West Boggs Lake in Loogootee is one of many lakes statewide that is stocked and managed by fisheries biologists.
Data from a recent survey revealed that West Boggs crappie are growing much faster than most Indiana crappie. Many fish that were caught were more than 3 inches longer than the average fish of the same age.
Black crappie is a popular gamefish that can be harvested at any length with a daily bag limit of 25 fish. They prefer abundant cover and vegetation; anglers looking for crappie should fish close to areas with fallen trees and aquatic vegetation.