Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Lake Hassel, north of Benson on state Highway 29, is a 706-acre shallow lake that was designated as a wildlife lake by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in May 1986. Tribune photo by T.J. Bartelt

Designated wildlife lakes managed to provide habitat for ducks, geese

Email News Alerts

Lakes are for fishing and boating, right?

Not always.

Forty-four lakes in the state of Minnesota are Designated Wildlife Lakes. While they still may allow fishing and some other recreational pursuits, the main focus of these shallow bodies of water is the promotion of wildlife.

Advertisement

Mainly waterfowl.

Get the full story
Subscribe or Log In

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? Activate your account.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us or call 320-214-4364 and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness