Tag Archives: grass carp

new fish barrier nears completion

TLRfishBarrierLowerDamDetail cc by-nc-nd 2013 bruce john stracke

Fred Henneke, our Association’s attorney, confirms the Board can legally ignore requests from the membership. He added, “It’s not very neighborly,” nor the best way to run a neighborhood Association.

There will be no discussion with the majority of this Board they don’t condone. Unless we can prove 10% of the membership wants to have a conversation. Continue reading

pondweed and grass carp

TLRpondWeed © 2013 bruce john stracke. All rights reserved.

An adhoc Lakes Assistance Group received permission to install boat launches, a barrier across the lower lake’s dam and stock the lower lake with 100 grass carp. The estimated cost appears to be about $2,100 for carp and materials, the minutes reflect volunteers will install the barrier. Continue reading

lower lake to receive grass carp barrier

TLRgeeseOnLowerLake © 2013 tierralindaEditor. All rights reserved.

A Lakes Assistance Group has offered suggestions to enhance the lakes.
1/ A permit has been submitted to TPWD for approval to purchase 100 10-inch triploid grass carp for pondweed control in the lower lake.
2/ Build a 2-foot grass carp barrier above the spillway on the lower lake dam; a requirement of the TPWD permit for stocking the carp. The barrier will not impact the integrity of the dam. Continue reading