CALIFORNIA: Light-tackle addicts having picnic on stripers to 20 pounds in delta, with Orwood and Frank's Tract areas best bets; OG through this week.
NORTH CAROLINA: Commercial fishermen still taking lots of stripers but cloudy water has deviled sport fishermen in fresh and brackish sounds, and OP/F.
VIRGINIA: Several stripers in 15-20 pound class reported last week from Rappahannock near Urbana and OG in most coastal rivers.
TROUT: IDAHO: Many rod-and-gun clubs up in arms against Fish and Game Department on question of outlawing salmon eggs as trout bait, considered too deadly when steelhead and salmon are migrating. Bitter fight predicted as most fishermen oppose this restriction.
NEVADA: Allen Pease of Pasadena took straight flush of cutthroat in two days trolling on Walker Lake. Fish weighed 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8 pounds, took unweighted black and white wobbler trolled 150 feet behind boat. Mercury near zero but fishing near peak, and OG.