Tims Ford Spring Sport Fish Survey Results

 20082007200620042003
Hours electrofished 6 6 6 6 6
Total number of black bass 142 286 155 149 188
Percent harvestable (over 10 inches) 81.31% 79.5 87.3 76.3 77.6
Number of largemouth bass 107 200 102 114 140
Number of smallmouth bass 26 59 40 19 44
Number of spotted bass 9 27 13 16 4
Number of crappie 15 18 29 29 22
Number of white crappie 0 2 9 1 7
Number of black crappie 15 16 20 28 15
Electrofishing catch rate (per hour) 23.7 47.7 25.8 24.8 31.3
Average weight (pounds) 1.6 1.5 1.7 1.8 1.7
Largest black bass (pounds) 4.8 4.7 4.1 3.8 3.7
Disease/parasites 20.40% 5.60% 13.5% 6.7% 14.3%
Number weighing more than 5 pounds 0 0 0 0 0
Number weighing more than 4 pounds 1 2 1 0 0
Number weighing more than 3 pounds 6 10 11 7 NA