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Unusual littering case from Wisconsin involves dead minnows dumped by bait dealers

A tip via the Wisconsin DNR violation hotline evolved into an unusual littering case involving large quantities of dead minnows dumped in ditches. (Photo by Madison Bryan)

It would be great if everyone treated public and private land as though they owned it. Tires, old TVs, deer carcasses, duck parts, and fish heads and skins have a proper disposal grounds or cemetery. Anything less may be littering.
Madi Bryan, Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources (DNR) field warden in the eastern half of St. Croix County, received a hotline complaint in early 2024 that someone was dumping fish along a remote road in the area she patrols.

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