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#11953395 - 11/27/16 01:20 PM What are these
fishin_farmer Offline
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Registered: 01/12/10
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Loc: Prosper,Texas

Buddy sent me this pic from hickory creek on lake lewisville. What would you say they are. Mesh is to big to be bluegill traps I would think

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#11953433 - 11/27/16 01:57 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
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Check this out.

http://texasfishingforum.com/forums/ubbt...le#Post11899671

On a side note, that water sure is clear only to become choco milk after tonight LOL.
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#11953624 - 11/27/16 04:29 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
Chiprat Offline
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Registered: 04/28/15
Posts: 241
Loc: Highland Village, Texas
I your buddy got pics of these then, he is in some Shallow water up in the mouth of Hickory.. smile seen them before, not sure. very shallow there.

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#11953961 - 11/27/16 07:23 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
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Thank ya Anthony

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#11953975 - 11/27/16 07:30 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
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Registered: 01/15/07
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Looks like posts with baskets around them Cody. Maybe they are jig collectors? nannyboo roflmao

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#11954275 - 11/27/16 10:18 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
Sangelle Offline
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Registered: 05/20/12
Posts: 329
Loc: Flower Mound,tx
Those cages is to prevent animals from consuming or destroying the vegetation . Is is a growth study

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#11954869 - 11/28/16 11:00 AM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
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Registered: 01/11/12
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Loc: Burleson, Texas
Kind of looks like crawfish traps too.
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#11955158 - 11/28/16 01:42 PM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
Cast Offline
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If it's an official study wouldn't there be signage?
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#11958040 - 11/30/16 06:09 AM Re: What are these [Re: fishin_farmer]
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Registered: 11/27/12
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Loc: Texas
No signage. TX A&M did a study (circa 1996-1998) w/TP&W on Lake Conroe to learn which grasses were good for the lake. They set bright Orange plastic fencing in a rectangular configuration to guard the test plants while growing. Afterwards, the tests concluded which were suitable for this lake. Several years later, the good plants were thriving and the water was nice and clear due to the plant life and fishing was great for all regular species. Then came the bad guys. The SJRA who owns the lake decided to spray herbicide all over Lake Conroe. ......to kill off a couple small patches of giant salvinia. The spraying not killed off the giant salvinia, but every other plant sub-specie that was thriving from the TX A&M / TP&W study.

Priorities are all backwards IMO.
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