Feeding Christmas Trees To KY Fish

The Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources will collect natural Christmas trees starting today to provide food and protection for fish in lakes throughout the state.The agency will collect the trees at 39 drop-off sites until mid-January. Donated trees must be free of all lights, tinsel, ornaments and other decorations. Limbs, wreaths or other brush are not encouraged.Kentucky Fish and Wildlife receives about 3,000 donated trees each year, resulting in anglers reporting higher catch rates for crappie and bass, the agency said.

Source: MG News

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