Ice fishing jumbo perch in eastern South Dakota. Jason Mitchell and Ice Team Pro Scott Seibert offer tips for finding and catching perch on dish bowl basin lakes in this video. Where fish are often moving and scattered. The number one key to success is often simply be willing to drill a lot of holes.
The freshwater shrimp that are so common in many of these lakes produce incredible growth rates with perch but the amount of forage can also makes these fish difficult to catch at times. The forage base in these lakes often has an influence on productive presentations.