November 10, 2013 in Uncategorized
By Bob Mercer
PIERRE â State fishery biologists estimate the population of rainbow smelt remains very small in Lake Oahe, after massive releases of flood waters in the 2011 flood wiped out millions.
Their low numbers we…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com
April 18, 2013 in Lake County News-Chronicle
On Saturday, April 20, the Two Harbors Moose Lodge will be hosting a smelt fry. The event is open to the public and will be a fund raiser for its scholarship fund and the Two Harbors Area Food Shelf. Continue Reading
March 15, 2012 in The Daily Republic
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) The bad news: Last summer’s high water releases because of Missouri River flooding flushed a lot of smelt out of Lake Oahe in South Dakota and Lake Sakakawea in North Dakota. Continue Reading
March 6, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald
Record water releases through the Garrison and Oahe (oh-AH’-hee) dams in the Dakotas during Missouri River flooding last year resulted in substantial losses of smelt, but the recovery could be quick.