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Bass invaded Fossil Creek sometime last year when flood waters caused a breach of the barrier intended to keep non-native fish out of the pristine stream.

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Biologists plan to poison bass in Fossil Creek

Game and Fish, Fish and Wildlife to hold public hearing Wednesday in Camp Verde

The Arizona Department of Game and Fish in September will use a fish-killing poison to kill non-native bass that have invaded about 2.6 miles of Fossil Creek — perhaps the premier native fish refuge in the state.

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