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Conservation groups push to block Minnesota carp

posted on October 24, 2014 at 1:40 PM

Conservation groups are pressing the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to help block invasive carp species by ending operations at two Twin Cities-area locks in the Mississippi River. Full Story

Feds Update Plan To Protect Great Lakes From Carp

posted on July 26, 2013 at 3:32 PM

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A federal plan for keeping hungry Asian carp from reaching the valuable fish populations of the Great Lakes calls for reinforcing electrical and other barriers currently in place and for field-testing other... Full Story

Market to Market (June 15, 2012)

posted on June 15, 2012 at 7:55 PM

Market to Market (June 15, 2012)
Full Program: The U.S. Senate begins floor debate of the next Farm Bill. A former Secretary of Agriculture says no to Big Brother's "Eye in the Sky". An uninvited guest wreaks havoc on the Mississippi River and its tributaries. Market analysis with Darin... Full Story

Feds To Spend $51.5M on 2012 Asian Carp Fight

posted on February 24, 2012 at 11:10 AM

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) -- The Obama administration will spend $51.5 million this year to shield the Great Lakes from greedy Asian carp, including first-time water sampling to determine whether the destructive fish have established a foothold... Full Story

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