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Yellow Perch

Yellow Perch 

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Yellow Perch Management and Fishing in Pennsylvania

Feature articles from PA Angler & Boater magazine

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Lake Erie Yellow Perch
Lake Erie's Amazing Perch Fishing
Yellow Perch Fishing on Lake Erie

Caught in PA

Yellow Perch
Greg Rekitt with 2 pound yellow perch caught from Presque Isle Bay in February 2010

Yellow Perch
Jim McCarthy with a perch taken on a jig while trolling a waterway in Wayne County

Yellow Perch
Joseph Getz of Nazareth displays a yellow perch caught while ice fishing at Mauch Chunk Lake, Carbon County

Yellow Perch
Walker Loveland Sr., Wallsville, caught this nice perch from a local pond in Lackawanna County in May 2007. The fish was 15 inches long with a girth of 12 1/2 inches.