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Stream Report


WATER DATA  : 

www.waterdata.usgs.gov/pa/nwis/current/type=flow



                                              HATCH REPORT:

Midge # 22-24, in dark colors.   Midge pupa in size #18, #16 in black, white, and brown colors.  
  


PATTERNS that are working:
Big Spring:
   
Shenks mini streamers #14/16.....Cress Bugs #14....Scuds #14
#20/22 Midge pupa (red and black). 
Egg patterns      Nymphs Hares ears and PTs  Little Black Stones

Yellow Breeches:
Small Nymphs in generic patterns. Streamers both large and small. Egg Patterns.  
  Zebra midges or your favorite midge pupa pattern.  Try a Prince Nymph if you want to nymph, #14. Be looking for small caddis.  Buggers in  all colors. Caddis wets will catch fish now.  

Letort Spring Run
Shenk's Sculpin #8...cress bugs 14/16...BWO's #20...PT nymphs #12/20...Black/Olive/ White woolly buggers #8/14...midges and watch for all the terrestrials.
Crane flys can appear at any time.  A cream variant can sometimes induce a rise.

Mountain Creek:
Woolly buggers #10/14 all colors... midge pupa#16/18... green weenie # 12/16......swing some wets ( include a picket pin in your set up). Egg patterns. 

Conawago: Clear conditions ! and very low !!!
Egg patterns #14/16... Buggers #10/14...midge pupa #14/18...
GRHE nymphs #10/18...PT nymphs #12/20...pink worms #14
Green weenie #12/16...Crayfish patterns #10/14. . Grey soft hackles in size 14 and 16. Zebra midge.


Little Black Stonefly  capnia vernalis
Adult
Hook        #18  Mustad 94859; Tiemco 101; Daiichi 1110
Thread      Black 8/o Uni;  Griffiths Sheer 14/0
Tails            Guard hairs from woodchuck tail or mink
Abdomen    Black Ostrich herl or dark mahogany beaver dubbing.  Palmered black stiff hackle
                      for skaters.
Wing            Black cdc or black antron with black cdc underwing.
Thorax        Black hackle from a good stiff neck, clipped on bottom.

Nymph
Hook            #18 Daiichi 1710 or equivalent
Thread           Danville 6/0 black
Tails                Wing biots dyed dark brown, or mink guard hairs.
Abdomen        Maxima Chameleon 8lb or smaller to fit size of species or two strands of bronze
                          peacock herl reinforced with fine copper wire.
Wingcase        Section of flexmented goose quill or black pheasant tail fibers.
Thorax             Mink or Russian Squirrel wrapped on with a dubbing loop or any dark brown 
                          or black scraggly fur dubbed on and teased with a dubbing teaser.
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