Rising lakes threaten cabins
Published 07/08/2009, Grand Forks Herald
Drainage pump can’t be used because of invasive weed in Minnesota's Union Lake Last year, the state Department of Natural Resources designated Polk County’s Union Lake as infested waters because it has the non-native Eurasian watermilfoil weed. That means the more than $600,000 pump and outlet pipelines installed in 1999 had to be turned off to prevent the spread to other lakes and rivers.Word count: 726
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