Tennessee Wildlife Resources Agency

TWRA's Region 4 - East Tennessee

Reservoir Fisheries Management Program

Tellico Lake - Electrofishing 2015


Targeted smallmouth and largemouth sampling was performed on Tellico during 2015 in response to informational needs in regards to a proposed regulation change. Standardized electrofishing for other species was not performed during the same years in order to obtain the best data possible.


channel catfish

An unusually colored channel catfish collected from Tellico Reservoir in 2007


Largemouth length frequency - 2015 targeted


Largemouth condition - 2015 targeted


Largemouth mean length at age - 2015 targeted


Largemouth mortality - 2015 targeted


Smallmouth length frequency - 2015 targeted


Smallmouth condition - 2015 targeted


Smallmouth mean length at age - 2015 targeted


Smallmouth mortality - 2015 targeted


flathead catfish

A Tellico Reservoir flathead/yellow catfish