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What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? #13943579 04/01/21 03:35 AM
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I have been seeing lots of carp thrashing around in the shallows in lake Conroe. I assume these are common carp spawning since the triploid grass carp are sterile and would not spawn, right? Or do the triploid carp go through the motions of spawning even if they are sterile?

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This is also the time of year for the sucker spawn. If they're mostly shorter than 18inches, I'd say that's what they were.


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Re: What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? [Re: Craw worm] #13944473 04/01/21 10:55 PM
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Common carp and buffalo are rolling on many of the lakes right now.

Re: What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? [Re: Craw worm] #13944519 04/02/21 12:07 AM
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Good chance they are Common Carp. thumb


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Re: What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? [Re: Craw worm] #13944522 04/02/21 12:09 AM
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Horny carp.


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Originally Posted by Rayzor
Horny carp.


This guy gets it! laugh

Re: What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? [Re: Craw worm] #13948099 04/05/21 04:23 PM
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Grab your rod, set it up for catfish, place your baits @ 10 - 15ft from the bank and hold on. If you don't have a catfish on your line in 1 min or less, either move or cast into another spot.
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Holzer, how long is the catfish bite going to stay on Conroe?

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Originally Posted by Craw worm
I have been seeing lots of carp thrashing around in the shallows in lake Conroe. I assume these are common carp spawning since the triploid grass carp are sterile and would not spawn, right? Or do the triploid carp go through the motions of spawning even if they are sterile?

Have they put triploids in there? The original stockings were all diploids.

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Originally Posted by Bad93ex
Holzer, how long is the catfish bite going to stay on Conroe?


As long as there are fish spawning in the shallows.


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Re: What type of carp are thrashing the shallows at Conroe? [Re: Craw worm] #13965485 04/19/21 01:34 AM
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grass carp --they will drive you crazy !

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Common carp-

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