Georgia Wildlife Resources Division
2070 U.S. Hwy. 278, SE, Social Circle, GA 30025
Since 1976, catch data for fishing tournaments held on 14 Georgia reservoirs and two rivers have been compiled and summarized. Water bodies monitored include: Allatoona, Bartlett's Ferry, Blackshear, Carters, Clarks Hill (Thurmond), Hartwell, Jackson, Lanier, Oconee, R. B. Russell, Seminole, Sinclair, W.F. George, West Point, Altamaha River and Savannah River.
Attention Tournament Organizers: Download a PDF version of the Live Release Boat Permit Application .
The following variables were tracked and analyzed for each water body.
Below are reports for some of the most recent years. The files are in PDF format. Adobe Acrobat Reader  is required to view and print these reports.
For more information on these summaries, please contact:
Dr. Carl Quertermus, Biology Department, University of West Georgia, Carrollton, Georgia 30118