Orange County, July 7 report

SANTA ANA RIVER LAKES: Good catfish and tilapia action with plants of both each week. Santiago Palacio, West Covina, had 14 tilapia totaling 27 pounds with his best a 3-2, all on nightcrawlers at the boat dock. Jose Rivera, Rialto, landed four catfish to 6-9 on shrimp and mackerel at the Bubble Hole. Information: 714-632-7851 or log on at

IRVINE LAKE: The lake is now 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

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