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Court Conference Scheduled In Asian Carp Lawsuit

A conference is planned between attorneys in a lawsuit that seeks to close Chicago-area shipping locks to stop Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes.

01/07/2011

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Scientists Defend Asian Carp Research Methods

Scientists whose genetics-based research became a lightning rod in the debate over protecting the Great Lakes from Asian carp have made their case in a newly published article that says at least some of the dreaded invaders have gotten beyond an electric barrier meant to block their path to Lake Michigan.

01/05/2011

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Judge: Chicago Locks Can Stay Open Over Asian Carp

A federal judge Thursday turned down a plea from five states to order the immediate closure of shipping locks on Chicago-area waterways to prevent Asian carp from entering the Great Lakes, where scientists fear they could disrupt the food chain and starve out other fish.

12/02/2010

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US Army Corps To Study Asian Carp, Other Invasives

Federal officials have laid out a plan for studying how to stop invasive species — including the voracious Asian carp — from migrating between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River watersheds.

11/09/2010

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Minnesota-Wisconsin Invasive Species Event Begins

Hundreds of people are expected to attend a Minnesota-Wisconsin joint conference on invasive species this week.

11/08/2010

Growing Concern About Asian Carp

There’s a renewed effort to control asian carp which eventually may threaten the Great Lakes.

07/26/2010

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