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by High Stick
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Polymet Mine Petition
Replies: 9
Views: 133

Re: Polymet Mine Petition

More: http://www.startribune.com/minnesota-appeals-court-rejects-three-polymet-permits-sends-them-back-to-dnr-for-hearing/566940532/ Minnesota House Minority Leader Kurt Daudt, R-Crown, issued a statement saying Gov. Tim Walz should order the DNR to appeal the ruling. "Good-paying jobs are being put...
by High Stick
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: fishing report Jan 6
Replies: 10
Views: 319

Re: fishing report Jan 6

I use a mix of ice dubs and "other" ingredients for my scuds, but mine have a tendency to be on the more orange side with Uni fire orange 6/0 thread for the head. That said, I tie probably four different colors of scuds depending upon water clarity. Indicator - rarely, but sometimes. I don't Perdigo...
by High Stick
Thu Nov 14, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Fishing?
Replies: 7
Views: 737

Re: Fishing?

Tying four-five days a week. Pheasants in Iowa on the weekends.

Will get out after the first of the year.
by High Stick
Wed Oct 16, 2019 5:12 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Season’s End Report
Replies: 7
Views: 682

Re: Season’s End Report

It was a weird trout year: cold and crappy most of the spring, which had an effect on the hatches and water clarity. Wasn't super warm most of the summer, and again, finding clean water was a challenge. Did catch a pile of trout, though, and several over 20". I fished less dries than in year's past ...
by High Stick
Tue Oct 01, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Fish kill on Garvin?
Replies: 23
Views: 2559

Re: Fish kill on Garvin?

LSOHC money goes all over the place, other than trout stream restoration. I personally think the LSOHC should suspend all funding requests from TU until they get their stream restoration methodology straightened out. Plainly put, they've wasted so much of it already, why would you give them any more...
by High Stick
Tue Oct 01, 2019 7:24 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Fish kill on Garvin?
Replies: 23
Views: 2559

Re: Fish kill on Garvin?

I don't disagree with that premise; however, getting farmers to sell said land would be a tough sell. Does that land then become eased? Who has access to it and for what activities?
by High Stick
Mon Sep 30, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Fish kill on Garvin?
Replies: 23
Views: 2559

Re: Fish kill on Garvin?

Maybe its because the last time row crops prices went through the roof, many farmers went out and spent a lot money on new equipment, more tiling, and removed land use conservation measures so they could plant extra acres of row crops to cash in on the high crop prices at the time. Of course, crop ...