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SkunkedAgain

Mississippi Garbage

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I was down with the crowds on the Stone Arch Bridge this weekend, looking at the damage. However I spent more time looking straight down at the non-flowing Mississippi River. Embedded in the muddy river bottom is more garbage than you could ever imagine. There were bicycles, shopping carts, metal drums, grates, a snowmobile, etc. The list could go on and on.

Surely some of us metro fisherman can take on some added responsibility to enhance the river. Does anyone know who we could contact to organize a clean-up crew?

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I would say the DNR or the City of Mpls Parks Dept is a good start.

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