Melting snow and ice increase fish activity
The ideal situation for anglers would be for much of the snow on the lakes to melt, so they could drive their vehicles to more areas on the lakes.
The deep snow has prevented full access to most lakes in the Bemidji area this winter. There hasn't been a significant snowfall for weeks, so the slush has been freezing and the snow has been compacting, which has slowly improved the ice conditions.
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