Productive fall spots to bank fish for black bass

The length of day relative to the time of year never changes. As the nights lengthen slightly with each passing day in autumn, the overnight temperatures drop and pull heat from the top layers of lakes. This development is already underway but will peak over the next month and make excellent fishing conditions for black bass.

“The cooler, oxygenated water in the shallows draws baitfish and the bass follow to feed heavily,” said Jeff Ross, assistant director of fisheries for the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources. “The shorter days signal to bass that winter is coming and they must feed heavily in fall.”

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