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Julie buntjer/Daily Globe Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl sits on the dam where steel gates were installed to keep carp from getting into Lake Ocheda from Peterson Slough and the Ocheyedan River.

Fish barriers keeping carp out of Lake Ocheda

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WORTHINGTON -- Earlier this summer, Okabena-Ocheda Watershed District Administrator Dan Livdahl witnessed literally thousands of carp in the channel between Peterson Slough and the western basin of Lake Ocheda.


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Julie Buntjer
Julie Buntjer joined the Daily Globe newsroom in December 2003, after working more than nine years for weekly newspapers. A native of Worthington and graduate of Worthington High School, then-Worthington Community College and South Dakota State University, she has a bachelor's degree in agriculture journalism. At the Daily Globe, Julie covers the agricultural beat, as well as Nobles County government, watersheds, community news and feature stories. In her spare time, she enjoys needlework (cross-stitch and hardanger embroidery), reading, travel, fishing and spending time with family. Find more of her stories of farm life, family and various other tidbits at
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