SANTA ANA RIVER LAKES: Fair catfish action. Cho Vo, Anaheim, caught and released a 50-pound cat out of the big lake at La Palma Point on mackerel. Ted Falcone, Anaheim, also landed and released a 15-pounder. Kevin Kaiser and Rick Sheets, both Ontario, had seven cats for 17 pounds while float tubing. Top fish was a five pounder, and all were caught on the marshmallow-meal worm combo. Weekly plants continue. Information: 714-632-7851 or log on at fishinglakes.com.
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 ocparks.com/parks/lagunan/.