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Shoreline Restoration Results at Lake Vermilion

In June 2015, the Vermilion Lake Association (VLA) hosted a Shoreline Restoration Workshop at Greenwood Town Hall. VLA board member Wayne Suoja detailed the importance of shoreline buffer zones of native plants to reduce runoff, thus improving water quality and providing habitat for wildlife. After. . .

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Vermilion Walleye Slot Changes

The Minnesota DNR has announced that anglers on Lake Vermilion will be able to keep walleye up to 20 inches long, with one allowed over 26 inches, starting with the May fishing opener. The new regulation will require release of all fish from 20 to. . .

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Lake Vermilion Cormorant Control Suspended

Lake Vermilion cormorant control activity has been suspended. There will be no egg oiling on Potato Island this year based on a May 26, 2016, decision by the U.S. District Court in Washington, D.C. The court ruled that the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service. . .

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Commissioner Tom Landwehr to be Featured Speaker at the Sportsmen’s Club 48th Annual Meeting

The 48th Annual Meeting of the Sportsmen’s Club of Lake Vermilion will be held Saturday, August 13 at St. Martin’s Catholic Church, 107 N. 3rd Street, Tower MN. This is a new location for this annual event. Please use the lower level covered entrance. The. . .

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New Shore Lunch Sites Signage

Our eight SCLV Shore Lunch Sites now have new directional signs posted at the trail head leading to the latrine at each site. The signs were made by SCLV volunteer, Dick Johnson, who also assisted with the mid-May installation along with volunteers Tom Forconi, John. . .

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