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Best resource ever for Asian carp

There’s a lot about the invasive Asian carp on the internet, but the best reference that I have seen yet comes from our own Field Museum. You can find it here:  It give some important information about topics that have been casually thrown around, such as the reliability of DNA testing for the carp and... Read more »

Me, the Tribune and carp

Dead fish float at the surface at the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal during the Asian Carp Rapid Response Project to prevent carp from entering Lake Michigan. The Illinois Department of Natural Resources launched an unprecedented fish kill by dumping gallons of the toxin rotenone into the canal. (Tribune photo by William DeShazer / December... Read more »
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