Sandpit Management Workshop

February 27, 2017 daryl bauer

I had a question on this at the Omaha Sport Show Saturday, so I thought it might be a good idea to spread the word a little more:

Sandpit lake management workshop scheduled in Grand Island

LINCOLN, Neb. – Persons interested in sandpit lake management are invited to a free workshop March 2 in Grand Island.

The workshop will be held from 6-8 p.m. at the Hall County Extension Office, 3180 W. U.S. Highway 34. Registration by Feb. 27 is required at

The workshop is a joint effort of the Nebraska Extension, Nebraska Department of Environmental Quality and Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. The workshop is intended for landowners and others interested in learning about:

— Sandpit lake functions, characteristics and challenges

— Managing waters for fisheries

— Lake management planning

— Resolving common maintenance problems

— Toxic algae management and sampling

— Invasive species

For more information, contact Katie Pekarek at

If you are a sandpit owner, live on a sandpit, or just like fishing sandpits, sign up for this workshop!  You will learn something!

Sandpits can be excellent fisheries and are very important fisheries resources in Nebraska!


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