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Asian carp invade eastern South Dakota rivers

March 10, 2014 in Uncategorized

SIOUX FALLS (AP) — Asian carp are invading the rivers of eastern South Dakota.

Massive floods in 2010 and 2011 gave the carp an opportunity to spawn more successfully and move up the Missouri River and its three eastern South Dakota tributarie…continue reading on mitchellrepublic.com

Federal measure to halt Asian carp invasion gets wide support

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WADENA, Minn. — Fed by several rivers, the Twin Lakes east of Menagha are home to a diverse assortment of fish.

“We’ve got great fishing for a small lake,” said Ed Moren, owner of Twin Lakes Lodge and Resort, the only such destination in W…continue reading on echopress.com

Federal measure to halt Asian carp invasion gets wide support

January 29, 2014 in Uncategorized

WADENA, Minn. — Fed by several rivers, the Twin Lakes east of Menagha are home to a diverse assortment of fish.

“We’ve got great fishing for a small lake,” said Ed Moren, owner of Twin Lakes Lodge and Resort, the only such destination in W…continue reading on echopress.com

DNR proposes plan to stop spread of Asian carp

November 22, 2013 in Uncategorized

WORTHINGTON — When the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources closed a gate on Herlein-Boote Slough north of Worthington in January 2012, to stop water from flowing through a diversion channel and into Okabena Creek, it was a temporary fix to tr…continue reading on dglobe.com

Carp fighters hook invasion solutions in Minnesota

February 21, 2013 in DL-Online

Minnesotans fighting Asian carp think they may have temporary and permanent ways to slow the advance of the voracious eater. Continue Reading

Politicians eye invasive carp

February 20, 2013 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Minnesotans fighting Asian carp think they may have temporary and permanent ways to slow the advance of the voracious eater.
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Minnesota rethinking Asian carp evidence

August 30, 2012 in Alexandria Echo Press

Announcements that Asian carp DNA had been found in and near the Mississippi River around the Twin Cities sent shudders through Minnesota last October and December. Continue Reading

Plant, animal invasion bigger than many think

August 30, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Word has spread across the state in the last couple of years about the invading Asian carp seen in those videos and the damage they could cause native fish. But few Minnesotans know the extent of the invasion from outside plants and animals. Continue Reading

Flying Fish: Asian carp menace spreads

August 10, 2012 in The Daily Republic

‘Biobullets,’ conversion to fish-sticks among methods considered to fight invasive species.
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Report: Asian carp could reach all 5 Great Lakes

July 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

A new report says Asian carp could find hospitable conditions in all five of the Great Lakes if they gain a foothold. The carp are threatening to enter Lake Michigan through a Chicago-area waterway network. Continue Reading