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First phase of three-year fish habitat restoration project at Barren River Lake now complete

Extensive fish-attracting habitat was recently placed in the Peter Creek arm of Barren River Lake this past week, thanks to a collaborative effort between the Fisheries Division of the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources, public volunteers and other agency partners. “This is part of our ongoing effort to restore fish habitat in our larger reservoirs,” said Ron Brooks, director of...