Biologists study flood’s effect on smelt in Lake Oahe

November 13, 2011 at 5:53 pm in The Daily Republic

As record amounts of water were flushed through Oahe Dam during the Missouri River flooding last summer, biologists and anglers worried about a repeat of 1997, when hundreds of millions of baitfish were sucked through the dam and left Oahe’s walleyes starving and skinny. Continue Reading