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6/28/2015 4:10:47 AM

This is a pic from last weeks trip to Otter Creek, but I wanted to update the creek's status since water conditions haven't changed went their today just to check it out. Water clarity murky, Water levels 2-4 feet up due to all the thunderstorms recently with small fast rapids. Caught this LongEar while letting the Salmon Egg Drift With The Current in front of a rock in the middle READ BELOW⬇⬇⬇⬇

Catch Details

Longear Sunfish
Otter Creek

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4ft 8in Ultralight Ugly Stik GX2 Combo - Suffix 6lb Performance Braided - Barrel Swivel 14lb Suffix Performance Braided as Leader Size 6 All Purpose Hook "Balls O Fury" Salmon Eggs. One Egg On Hook


    1. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      Key word you did say LONGER EARFLAP BUT THINNER THEN A LONGEARS... Honestly a good topic to argue about because sometimes LongEars ears are relatively short rounded ...more sometimes.@lainedillard
    2. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      I appreciate the input @lainedillard My buddy @TennesseeTroutboy showed me the difference yesterday. You can't always just judge by colors due to so many different ...more colors in the sunfish family.
    3. Laine Dillard 0
      Redbreast usually have a 3 color pattern of green fading to blue fading to orange and their ear flap is longer and thinner than a longear(kinda ironic)
    4. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      @TennesseeTroutboy ⏫⏫⏫⬆⬆⬆ Your input on this would greatly be appreciated
    5. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      difference between them.. I get the two of them confused even did some research on Google & it hasn't been much help.
    6. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      RedBreast.. I've noticed colorwise they really don't change... But I seen some with LongEars then some like this with relatively short rounded ears at the ...more end ... Anyway this could be used to tell a
    7. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      @TennesseeTroutboy someone who I'm defiantly going to take advice from... But I want to argue with you about this topic for a few if you don't mind lol Well ...more I've caught LongEars before same as
    8. TennesseeTroutboy 0
      It's actually a longear sunfish
    9. jeffreybravo_sj 0
    10. jeffreybravo_sj 0
      of the creek giving it an occasional twitch. Note that during the summer time when water levels are normal this rock I caught this guy in front off is usually full ...more of sunfish all around it. HotDay88°F
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