2013-06-20 / Front Page

Dead Fish Dumped At Meadow Grounds

Two Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission employees dump nets of fish into the bucket of a backhoe Friday morning. The countless fish would eventually be discarded into a nearby disposal pit, which was reportedly covered in its entirety as officials wrapped up their fish salvage efforts at Meadow Grounds Lake. In the months following the announcement of the draining of Meadow Grounds Lake due to deficiencies with the dam and spillway, fish have been salvaged from the lake and transported to other locations such as Raystown Lake and Laurel Lake.


Return to top