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The Pomme de Terre River, above, as it flows towards Appleton offers small rapids with pools of water holding walleye, great for fishing. Submitted photo

Taking down barriers to good fishing

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MONTEVIDEO -- If fishing for carp and bullheads is your desire, just look for a silt-filled reservoir.

These fish dominate in the poor quality habitat created by river dams, according to Chris Domeier, a fisheries biologist with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources in Ortonville.


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Tom Cherveny
Tom Cherveny is a regional and outdoor reporter with the West Central Tribune in Willmar, MN.
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