Largemouth Bass (Micropterus salmoides)

Description: Largemouth Bass have dark-green backs blending into lighter green sides with a broad horizontal band of irregular black patches. A large jaw extends beyond the eye.  The typical weight for this species is 0.9-2.3 kg.

Habitat: Largemouth, abundant in the South Nation River, prefers warm, shallow backwaters with a profusion of weed beds, lily pads, and logs.