Taking advantage of the pleasant weather just before this week's hot spell, Selver Zalic of Pittsburg, left, and Shane Carver of Danville try their luck at fishing at the Lafayette Reservoir on Monday The two had heard that 700 pounds of catfish were delivered to the reservoir last Thursday, but by this point in the day neither had caught anything.At right, a family of geese makes its way to the water.

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A family of geese makes its way to the water at Lafayette Reservoir in Lafayette, Calif., on Monday, April 28, 2014. (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News
A family of geese makes its way to the water at Lafayette Reservoir in Lafayette, Calif., on Monday, April 28, 2014. (Susan Tripp Pollard/Bay Area News Group)