1 Around Lakeland, at Saddle Creek, good numbers of specks are biting and bass fishing is choosing up. One angler on Tuesday landed 15 fish on plastic worms whereas fishing from the banks. Around city, lakes Bonny, Hunter, Hollingsworth and Hancock are producing a great speck chunk, studies Phillips Bait and Tackle (863-666-2248).

2 At Auburndale, lakes Ariana and Juliana are producing good dimension specks day and evening, however evening is best. Both lakes are additionally producing education bass. Around the Lake Alfred space, all of the lakes are producing specks with a number of limits. Minnows at evening are producing finest, however orange and chartreuse shade combo jigs are good. Schoolie bass are biting on most lakes, studies Ron Schelfo at Ron’s Tackle Box (863-956-4990).

3 At Winter Haven, lakes Cannon and Shipp have been good for specks. The mouths of the canals between lakes Howard, May and Shipp have been producing shellcracker. Schoolie bass within the 2- to 3-pound vary are regular around the chain, studies Schelfo. Lakes Jessie, Ned and the northwest aspect of Lake Howard have been good for specks, studies Caribbean Bay Bait & Tackle (863-292-9755).