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6,000 Pounds of Invasive Carp Pulled from Silver Lake
Silver Lake, which straddles the border of Anoka and Ramsey counties, was designated “impaired” by the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency because of elevated phosphorus levels, which fuel algae blooms.

The invasive carp eat aquatic vegetation and stir up sediment on the lake bottom, releasing phosphorus in the water and lowering the water quality.

Professional fishermen spent some time on Silver Lake with no catch limits for the trip in an effort to remove the carp. Fishermen pulled more than 1,100 fish out of the water in one day, about 6,000 pounds worth of fish.



 
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