Posts tagged "Big Head Carp"

InnerlocState Championship/Director's Shoot Info

From Ed DeVries, Pres. Bowfishing Assoc of Illinois … The big shoot is 3 months away but you want to make your plans to be there now as this is going to be a great one for anyone who shoots fish with a bow. Seasoned tournament shooter of weekend bank shooter, there will be something... Read more »

Fish Sampling Operation Complete on Little Calumet River

BIGHEAD CARP A press release regarding the Asian Carp study just came in….   Safety zone rescinded; waterway reopened to commercial and recreational trafficChicago, IL- The Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee (RCC) wrapped up a successful sampling and data collection operation on the Little Calumet River in South Chicago on Tuesday. Fisheries biologists from the Illinois Department... Read more »

More on the Asian carp issue

Bighead Carp, with a mouth this big filtering all the zooplankton and micro organisms in its path, you can see how the fry from gamefish would be wiped out in a matter of time. Last week I attended the Walleye Chicago fishing club meeting.  The discussion was to be on the Asian Carp issue.  I... Read more »