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Asian Carp Update
November 2, 2012
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Select link below to view a 10/29/12 update on the Asian Carp impact to Lake Erie.

 

http://www.circleofblue.org/wa.....uncertain/

January 6, 2013
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Here is additional information about Minnesota's approach to the Asian Carp barrier.

 

http://www.rrstar.com/news/x13.....inneapolis

January 15, 2014
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Some additional info from Great Lakes Information Newsletter dated 1/15/14.

 
A century later, the expensive lesson of reversing the Chicago River
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Over the last decade or so, a huge range of interests have raised the alarm over just how much the artificial connection between the Chicago Canal and Lake Michigan have created an opening for invasive species such as the Asian carp to make their way through the Mississippi and into our precious lakes. Source: The Atlantic Cities (1/14)
 
 
Gillibrand: Funding for Great Lakes restoration, combating Asian carp included in omnibus spending bill
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A $1 trillion omnibus spending bill drafted by House and Senate leaders will include funding for Great Lakes restoration programs and aid for initiatives aimed at stopping the spread of Asian carp, according to U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Source: The Citizen (1/14)
A $1 trillion omnibus spending bill drafted by House and Senate leaders will include funding for Great Lakes restoration programs and aid for initiatives aimed at stopping the spread of Asian carp, according to U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand. Source: The Citizen (1/14)
 
 
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March 20, 2014
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Check out the link below. US Senators band together for increased focus on the Asian Carp issue.

http://wnmufm.org/post/lawmake.....jigw.email

 

 

 

October 6, 2014
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As reported in the Ohio Outdoor news, Asian Carp eDNA has been found at various bait shop minnow tanks, The article didn't state whether this was considered a threat. DNR is continuing their investigations.

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December 12, 2014
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Boy, this Asian Carp issue seems to have been pushed into the back of the news line! Haven't seen any new updates since my last post.

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