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Powerton Lake, Illinois Fishing

Location and information: Powerton Lake is located in Tazewell County, Illinois. This body of water covers just over 1,400 acres of surface area and has an average depth of around 10 feet with a maximum depth of 18 feet. You will find boat ramps, kayaking, boating and fishing.

Species List: According to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources. This lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish will you find here? You can find Largemouth Bass, Hybrid Striped Bass, Smallmouth Bass, Gar, Blue Catfish and Channel Catfish on these waters.

The top species to fish for here are

Largemouth Bass: Fair

Smallmouth Bass: Good

Hybrid Striped Bass: Developing

Blue Catfish: Excellent

Gar: Developing

Channel Catfish: Excellent

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