Will there be ice on the opener in 2008?
Ice on many lakes is still tight to the shore with only two weeks remaining before the fishing season opens. Shallow ponds and potholes in the area were just starting to open up in the last few days.
Even with perfect conditions for melting, ice on the lakes usually takes at least one week to complete the transition from ice tight to the shore to open water.
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