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RJG

Traverse and cormotrants?

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Does anyone else think that they could become a problem like Leech lake? Seems like there has been more and more every year. I know i saw rafts the size of 3 or 4 football fields swim by the dock last fall, they were diving, and catching. Just wondering if other people have noticed this also.

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Are you sure they were cormorants or were they coots? I have fished this lake a couple of times and have seen some cormorants, but usually in the fall during the migration the coots otherwise know as mudhens can occupy quite a bit of space on a lake. I myself have never seen cormorants in the fall that abundant. I am not saying they couldn't be. I guess I can't honestly answer your question. I would have to bet they were coots.

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