Dunton Locks County Park - Fishing Rods

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
EE Site
Exhibit/Display
Pamphlet
Abstract: 

The Detroit Lakes DNR Fisheries Office has 20 fishing rods that are available for use at Dunton Locks County Park. The intended user of the rods is someone that has an interest in fishing but does not have the equipment. Rods must be checked out, and a user agreement must be signed. All anglers 16 years of age or older must have a valid fishing license. Live bait is not provided. Plastic worms are available upon request. Users are responsible for returning the rod in useable condition.

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ENVIRONMENTAL LITERACY SCOPE AND SEQUENCE
SYSTEM CONCEPT(S) TO BE ADDRESSED:
knowledge
species
habitat,

SYSTEM BENCHMARK(S) TO BE ADDRESSED FOR GRADES 3-5, 6-8, 9-12:
Grades 3 - 5
B-1 In social and natural systems that consist of many parts, the parts usually influence one another.

Grades 6 - 8
C-1 Social and natural systems can include processes as well as things.

Grades 9 - 12 (adult)
D-1 The interaction of social and natural systems can create properties that are different from either individual system.

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MINNESOTA ACADEMIC STANDARDS
MINNESOTA SCIENCE STANDARD(S) TO BE ADDRESSED:
K.I.B.1. The student will observe and describe common objects using simple tools.

1.II.A.1 - The student will describe objects in terms of color, size, shape, weight, and texture.

2.II.A.1- The student will sort and classigy objects in terms of color, size, shape, weight, and texture.

3.I.A.1- The studen will explore the use of science as a tool that can help investigate and answer questions about the environment.

4.I.A.1- The student will explore the uses and effects of science in our interaction with natural world.

5.I.A.1- The student will know that current scientific knowledge and understanding guide scientific investigation.

6.I.C.2- The student will explain why scientisits may work in teams or work alone, can collaborate and, at times, compete.

7.I.B.1- The student will formulate a testable hypothesis based on prior knowledge.

8.I.B.1- The student will specify variables to be changed, controlled, and measured.

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posted by Natural Innovations

Author: 
DNR - Detroit Lakes Fisheries Office
Topic Areas: 
Fish
Outdoor Recreation
Target Audience: 
All
Citizen and Youth Groups
Grades Pre K-12
Seniors / Elderhostel
Geographic Location: 
Northwest
Enhancements / Connections: 

Contact Quality Bait & Tackle, a local bait shop, for tour with description of lure types and tiips on best habitats for finding fish.

Fee: 
No
Library loan: 
No
Quantity: 
20
Is training required?: 
No
Seasonal: 
Yes
Season: 
April - October
Contact(s) or order information.: 

Minnesota Dept. of Natural Resources
Mandy LaZella Erickson, Fisheries Specialist
14583 County Highway 10, Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Phone: 218-846-8344
Email: mandy.erickson@dnr.state.mn.us