Proposed culvert stirs concerns of pondweed spread
Representatives from the Crow Wing chain of lakes convened Saturday to discuss the feared proliferation of curly-leaf pondweed if a culvert and bridge replacement project moves forward.
Silting in the present culvert precludes boats from moving between the two basins of the lake. "It's passable, but dangerous," Martin Merk said of the culvert. "It's an accident waiting to happen."
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