Local lake Baitfish

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    i haven't really seen a local lake bait fish thread yet and i visit new local lakes all the time and wonder where to start so from my experience and transitioning to the fall in winter with mostly swim-bait fishing i wanted to give some lure choice options for someone that is hesitate on what colors to pick so here are some baits profiles for lakes i have personally spend sometime at .

    Cuyamaca - green sunfish | black crappie | rainbow trout | young crap
    San v - silverside
    El cap - silverside | black crappie
    Murray - shad | red ear sunfish
    Miramar - shad | bluegill
     
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    Lake Ramona has Sculpin and Bluegill. I would think most lakes have Bluegill.
     
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    Miramar also has Silversides.
     
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    Interesting!
     
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    maca also has golden shiners and bluegill
     
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    dixon has little 2 inch silver minnows
     
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    Otay has Shimofuri Goby and I suspect Murray, Miramar Dixon & San V do too. Sculpin are in all our lakes.
     
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    Hodges: Shad, silversides, bluegill, crayfish, crappie, baby bass, carp, golden shiners, tilapia,
     
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    baby bass is also a forage for sping and summertime for most of our lakes
     
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    All the lakes have bluegill as well. What about Loveland
     
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    Baby bass, Bluegill and Silversides for sure at Miramar. I have never seen a shad there.
    There may be some in there....but as anyone ever snagged a shad by accident or actually seen shad(no, not silversides...but actually shad?)
    If anyone can take a picture of a shad that came out of lake Miramar it would sure surprise me.

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