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Yellow Perch

Yellow Perch 

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fisheries management

Yellow Perch Management and Fishing in Pennsylvania

Feature articles from PA Angler & Boater magazine

Fall Panfish
Go Deep for Late Fall Panfish
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.