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Xingu Lodge Fishing Report – 10th September To 17th September 2021

With some very warm weather and a clear river, the fishing at Zingu Lodge has been action-packed, with Vampire fish and Peacock Bass caught in abundance.

Xingu Lodge – 10/09/2021 to 17/09/2021

Weather: This week’s weather was very hot, with showers and heavy rain interspersed with periods of bright sun.

Temperature: 31-34c (Day) 20-22c (Night)

Water Temperature: 30c

River Conditions: The water level of the Xingu river is still dropping, and the watercolour is clear.

Fishing Conditions: The Vampire fish were more active this week, and we’ve had some crazy action, especially in the afternoon! The Peacock Bass were also more active, particularly on topwater, which is the most exciting way to catch them!

Fishing Stats

Number of Anglers: 8 from Brazil

Total number of fish landed over this week: 295 (Payara, Peacock Bass, Bicuda, Matrinxã, Corvina, Wolffish)

Total Payara Landed: 21
Total Payara Missed: 12
Biggest Payara landed in this week: 91cm

Payara: 21
Peacock Bass: 219
Matrinxã: 19
Bicuda: 33
Corvina: 3
Catfish: 11

Highlight of the Week: The topwater action for the Peacock Bass was a blast! Don’t forget to bring those poppers!

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