Where: Walleye fishing has been slow in the western basin. As water temperatures drop walleye should return to the island area from farther east.
How: Anglers trolling are mostly using crankbaits.
Where: Yellow perch fishing was best around "B" can and "D" can of the Camp Perry firing range, around Green Island, south of Kelleys Island, east of Kelleys Island, and off the Marblehead lighthouse.
How: Perch spreaders with shiners fished near the bottom produce the most fish.
Where: Smallmouth bass are being caught around the Bass islands and Kelleys Island.
How: Smallmouth bass have been caught on tube jigs, drop shot rigs with soft plastics, crankbaits, or jerkbaits.