Minnesota in Photos: Smelt return for a fishy tradition


Smelt fishermen in Duluth
1 Smelt fishermen in Duluth 
Koua Yang warms himself by a bonfire
2 Koua Yang warms himself by a bonfire 
Brock House with a bucket of smelt
3 Brock House with a bucket of smelt 
Brock House
4 Brock House 
A bucket of smelt
5 A bucket of smelt 
Andrew Franks bites the head off a smelt
6 Andrew Franks bites the head off a smelt 
Tools of the smelt trade
7 Tools of the smelt trade 
Kevin House checks buckets
8 Kevin House checks buckets 
Mike Fastland and Brad Bunge
9 Mike Fastland and Brad Bunge