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by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Mar 09, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Nitrates in MN Wells
Replies: 10
Views: 868

Re: Nitrates in MN Wells

Even if fertilizer and row crop acreage are reduced that does not mean nitrates would not enter into our ground water tables, but the rate of infiltration would probably be less than now. There are plenty of non farmed legumes out there that are putting some N into the water table. Lets also not fo...
by S.T.Fanatic
Thu Mar 05, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Nitrates in MN Wells
Replies: 10
Views: 868

Re: Nitrates in MN Wells

I'm all for taking measures for reduction in nitrates but they also need to be realistic. Eliminating the ethanol mandate would go a long way. I don't have any concrete facts but, I would assume that the "crop farmers" are the ones the most to blame for it. The amount of non organic fertilizer these...
by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Mar 02, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Headed to the Driftless for Opener!
Replies: 2
Views: 453

Re: Headed to the Driftless for Opener!

Tons of good water down here. Get a copy of the stream maps or print them off of the DNR website and you'll be good to go.
by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:16 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Brushing Streams to Improve Access
Replies: 13
Views: 1278

Re: Brushing Streams to Improve Access

Buckthorn removal isn't that big of a deal but it takes manpower. The best way to go about it is by treating all of the female trees first. Once all the female trees are treated you can move on the the males and young trees. However once the trees are gone it is just going to make room for more inva...
by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Feb 24, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Dam removal
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: Dam removal

one can only hope. And hope nobody is hurt in the process.
by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: General Board
Topic: Perfect Weather for Winter Angling
Replies: 15
Views: 1883

Re: Perfect Weather for Winter Angling

I sat in a gym all weekend. Would have been nice to be out there for sure. lots of 12-15.5" fish would be pretty nice about now.
by S.T.Fanatic
Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:22 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: Dam removal
Replies: 8
Views: 977

Re: Dam removal

In my opinion there isn't anything in this country I would classify as historical.
by S.T.Fanatic
Thu Feb 20, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: This winter a natural disaster?
Replies: 2
Views: 545

Re: This winter a natural disaster?

Easy in my mind what to do.
by S.T.Fanatic
Tue Feb 18, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: General Board
Topic: Brushing Streams to Improve Access
Replies: 13
Views: 1278

Re: Brushing Streams to Improve Access

I don't care for it either and know others that think the same.
by S.T.Fanatic
Mon Feb 17, 2020 9:11 am
Forum: Conservation News & Action Alerts
Topic: SEMN Environmental News
Replies: 18
Views: 1538

Re: SEMN Environmental News

If it was only up to us. It isn't about making electricity, it's about making money. We all know this.