MNR monitoring 11 Greater Sudbury lakes

Fisheries crews will be monitoring fish populations this summer on 11 lakes in Greater Sudbury, as well as taking water samples and checking for invasive species.

Fisheries crews will be monitoring fish populations this summer on 11 lakes in Greater Sudbury, as well as taking water samples and checking for invasive species.

Crews checking fish populations, checking for invasive species

 

Eleven lakes in Greater Sudbury will be among the 160 lakes included in the Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry’s schedule for monitoring fish populations this summer.

Fisheries crews will be also be taking water samples and checking for invasive species.

“If you’re on a lake that is being monitored and see buoys showing the Ontario logo, please don’t lift the nets or buoys, and avoid recreational activities between and around the buoys,” said a news release. “All nets will be clearly marked.”

Read more here: http://www.northernlife.ca/news/localNews/2015/05/21-lakesurveys.aspx