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by High Stick
Thu Feb 13, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: SEMN Environmental News
Replies: 18
Views: 267

SEMN Environmental News

Disclaimer: There is a lot to read and digest on this link.

https://www.postbulletin.com/news/local ... fb5c4.html
by High Stick
Mon Feb 10, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Lead
Replies: 7
Views: 234

Lead

Curious how many guys are fully lead free when they trout fish.

https://www.bluestemprairie.com/blueste ... nding.html
by High Stick
Mon Feb 03, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: MNTU Trout Project Evaluation Does Not Exist
Replies: 14
Views: 573

Re: MNTU Trout Project Evaluation Does Not Exist

In 2020, what does keeping it wild mean? If we're talking about keeping it wild and doing stream habitat improvements, there can be a balance... But, I'd rather fish an area that looks like a golf course and holds fish than fish a wild area that doesn't have the proper habitat to hold fish. There's ...
by High Stick
Sun Feb 02, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: 2/1 Report (and a question)
Replies: 6
Views: 176

Re: 2/1 Report (and a question)

Second on the SA lines. I used to be a hard core Rio guy (still use it more for 6 weights on up, etc.). I like the Amplitude by have found myself gravitating to the Mastery Trout taper more and more. Fly lines can obviously be pricey in the big picture, but for me, I value high quality lines, leader...
by High Stick
Tue Jan 21, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: MNTU Trout Project Evaluation Does Not Exist
Replies: 14
Views: 573

Re: MNTU Trout Project Evaluation Does Not Exist

I asked HTU habitat coordinator Paul Krolak about collecting evidence that Rosgen/woody debris/LSOHC funded projects are failures. His answer: "We've seen far less failure with wood than rock, and better tendency to naturally narrow the stream when the bank doesn't have rock pounded into it. We'll m...
by High Stick
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:59 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Polymet Mine Petition
Replies: 9
Views: 423

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...