Catches of the week
Eagle Nest Lake: June 24, James Chick of Española caught a 26-inch northern pike. He was using a small silver Kastmaster.
Abiquiu Lake: June 27, Amy Anderson of Los Alamos caught a 27-inch, 7-pound walleye. She was trolling a crank bait at the north end of the lake.
Cochiti Lake: June 28, Abel Baca Jr. of Albuquerque caught and released a 32-inch, 7-pound northern pike. He was trolling a crank bait.
Ute Lake: June 28, Kenny Smith of Portales caught a 6.23-pound largemouth bass. He was fishing in less than 2 feet of water.
Lake Van: July 2, Josh Rivas of Roswell caught a 26-inch channel catfish. He was using shrimp.