Anglers flock to contaminated Texas reservoir

In this Feb. 13, 2012 photo, Joe Garcia fishes along Donna Reservoir in Donna, Texas. The lake's fish have long been known to carry harmful chemicals, but fishermen keep coming back in spite of warning signs. (AP Photo/Chris Sherman)

March 3, 2012 3:51:17 PM PST
Signs bearing a skull and crossbones dot the banks of a reservoir and canal near this town on the U.S.-Mexico border, but the fishermen standing in the reeds nearby ignore them, casually reeling in fish that are contaminated with toxic chemicals and banned for human consumption.