Asian Carp

October 29th 2010

Asian Carp Fears Prompt Some to Cancel Halloween

Great Lakes Region –Residents from towns around Lake Michigan and Western Lake Erie are on guard this Halloween as they fear a replay of last year’s Land Carp attacks in Des Plaines, Ind. where several residents were brutally chomped upon … Continue reading

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October 1st 2010

Rahm Emanuel Heads to Chicago with Asian Carp

The worst kept secret in the nation was confirmed today when the president announced that Rahm Emanuel would be leaving the White House to run for the coveted office of mayor of Chicago. As a parting gift, the staff gave … Continue reading

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July 22nd 2010

U.S. Senate Uses Appropriations Bill to Fight Advance of Asian Carp

The U.S. Senate Appropriations Subcommittee on Energy and Water Development is beefing up funds for the electronic fence in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal while giving the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers leeway to take emergency steps to stop … Continue reading

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July 9th 2010

We’d Like to Thank You, Sen. Carl Levin

We owe a debt of gratitude to Michigan Sen. Carl Levin (D) who called a spade a spade this week when he penned a very direct letter to Indiana’s Governor Mitch Daniels (R) calling out the state’s Department of Natural … Continue reading

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July 7th 2010

The 20lb Carp in the Room

The discovery of a very large Big Head Asian carp above the Chicago electronic barrier has had a welcome and somewhat humbling effect on the three season-long debate we have been having regarding a permanent hydrological separation of the Great … Continue reading

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