SANTA ANA RIVER LAKES: The trout bite has been fair with lots of Lightning Trout, but the first catfish plant of the season went in last week. Information: 714-632-7851 or log on at fishinglakes.com.
IRVINE LAKE: The lake is closed and will be for at least the immediate future.
LAGUNA NIGUEL LAKE: No report. There are no fishing fees this season, only the $5 parking fee on weekends (or $3 during the week). For more information, 949-923-2240 or go to ocparks.com/parks/lagunan/.