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Paul Nelson: Warm temperatures, wind, rain needed to remove ice from Bemidji area lakes

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The countdown has begun to the 2013 Minnesota fishing opener on May 11. With only two weeks remaining before the season opens it is going to take a unique set of circumstances to get rid of the ice in time by opening day.


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Paul Nelson
Paul Nelson writes a weekly fishing column for the Bemidji Pioneer. He runs the Bemidji Area Lakes Guide Service.