Thursday, March 18th, 2010
Photo by Nancy Allen
local picture
A floating mass of dead shad covers a channel at the end of It's It Road at Montezuma Acres. The prolonged ice and snow cover on Grand Lake this winter caused the shad, a weaker species of fish susceptible to fluctuations in temperature and oxygen levels, to die off.
Online story associated with this photograph
The large amount of dead fish, mostly shad, in Grand Lake channels is a natural occurrence after this winter's prolonged ice and snow cover on the lake, state officials say. Grand Lake St. Marys State Park employees said they s . . .
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