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Went fishing before work(sunrise) for about a half hour. Had to leave just as the sun was starting to rise. There were about 8 times in the area around the dock that fish came to the surface. Isn't a little early for insects? I didn't see any dotting the surface. Could it have been larva floating on the surface that the fish were gulping up?

Anyway, any info would be appreciated. Would it be worth my time to break out the flyrod this early.

By the way, the setting full moon is a thing of beauty just before surise.

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mtreno

ya the moon set has been great the last week or so - good timing in the morning...... i got my first skeeter bite last night working in the garage.... we ended up killing about 6 or so of those big females and a dozen or so biters! they seem to be coming out sooner and sooner every year. but with all the standing water and warm temps we have had the last week i am sure this is just the start.

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Ralph Wiggum

I've seen a lot of carp slurping things off of the surface. Not exactly sure what they're grabbing, though.

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DEADhead

most likely a midge hatch

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