Web of Water - 1
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Mon Nov 3, 2014 06:23 AM CST

WILLOW LAKE, S.D. (DTN) -- A quarter-section of the 1,200-acre farm owned by Kristin Vandersnick and her husband Matt is likely out of crop production for the foreseeable future... but the fishing there is good.

Plat maps of the area northwest of Willow Lake show nothing but farmland near the center of what is now another prairie pothole lake. The area was drier in the 1970s, and this spot on the Vandersnick's land was a small marsh from which cattails could be baled for hay. In the 1990s, the little shallow marsh began to fill up, increasing in surface area ...

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