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Shelby Lake, Kentucky Fishing

Fishing Information: Shelby Lake is a popular fishing lake in Kentucky. It is located in Shelby County and covers 64 acres.

Species List: According to the Kentucky  Department of Fishing and Wildlife Resources, Shelby Lake contains numerous species of popular fish. So, what type of fish are in this lake? You can find Channel Catfish, Largemouth Bass and Flathead Catfish on these waters.

Species Regulations

Channel Catfish: 12 inch minimum- Limit 4 per angler

Largemouth Bass: 15 inches or more- Limit 3 per angler

Flathead Catfish: 12 inch minimum

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