What are some of the challenges wildlife face at Elk Grove Park Lake?

The biggest challenges the ducks and geese face at Elk Grove Park Lake are injuries/death caused from fishing litter and impacts of improper diet and over feeding.  Fishing line, hooks and lures can cause grave injury to wildlife – from embedded hooks, loss of limb from being entwined in fishing line and even death.  Improper diet can cause nutritional problems and unnatural over feeding can cause unsustainable populations of wildlife.

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1. What types of wildlife can be found at Elk Grove Park Lake?
2. Where does the water in Elk Grove Park Lake come from?
3. Is a fishing license required to fish at Elk Grove Park?
4. Are the Department of California Department of Fish and Wildlife rules and regulations enforced at Elk Grove Park?
5. Where do the fish in Elk Grove Park Lake come from?
6. Is there a fishing season at Elk Grove Park Lake?
7. Has the District taken steps to protect wildlife?
8. What are some of the challenges wildlife face at Elk Grove Park Lake?
9. What ideas is the District discussing to help protect lake wildlife at Elk Grove Park?