Take caution eating fish from Sweitzer Lake

Sweitzer Lake near Delta was built for public recreation, and during the summer, water sports, including fishing, are the order of the day. The lake, however, has elevated levels of selenium, and anglers are cautioned against eating the fish from the lake.



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Sweitzer Lake near Delta was built for public recreation, and during the summer, water sports, including fishing, are the order of the day. The lake, however, has elevated levels of selenium, and anglers are cautioned against eating the fish from the lake.

Beginning in April, a regulation change will allow the take of carp from Sweitzer Lake near Delta. The change is a big move for Colorado Parks and Wildlife, in part because biologists long…




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