Fly Life Magazine

Browsing the "Asian carp" Tag

Do hitchhikers impact our fisheries?

Exotic aquatic animals have reached the shores of all countries via the assistance of ballast waters. These hitchhikers remain internationally unchecked, unwanted and deadly [...]

April 1, 2018 RECENT, Slide

Asian carp cometh by the ton

Yes, delicious. The best part about it is that you’re eating green, you’re doing something to ensure the sustainability of other native foods by consuming this critter. [...]

June 19, 2017 RECENT, Slide

Opinion: Over 200 invasive species in our Keystone Fishery

How many more years are we going to spend doing research, wasting dollars, looking for a way to prevent their arrival in the Great Lakes? [...]

February 24, 2015 Opinion, RECENT, Slide

News: Asian carp further north than previously thought

Discovery means that Asian carp spawned much farther north in the Mississippi than previously recorded [...]

March 25, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Physical barrier needed to stop Asian carp

The recent Army Corps findings mesh with overwhelming public support for physically separating the two water systems. [...]

February 26, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

Of Interest: Invasive carp issue jumps to a new level

"Their patented process and technology will allow our plant to operate as a 100 percent green facility with no... odors or water problems" [...]

January 22, 2014 News, Of Interest, RECENT, Slide
News: Report proposes engineering marvel to stop Asian carp invasion

News: Report proposes engineering marvel to stop Asian carp invasion

Separating the lake and the river again could cost more than $18 billion and take up to 25 years, the Army Corps' of Engineers' study concluded... [...]

January 15, 2014 News, RECENT, Slide

News: Asian carp breed in Great Lakes, threaten fishing

Of greatest concern in the Great Lakes region are bighead and silver carp imported from Asia decades ago to control algae and unwanted plants in controlled settings such as sewage treatment lagoons. [...]

November 12, 2013 News, RECENT, Slide

Conservation: Asian carp threaten national parks along Mississippi River

With the fast rising numbers of invasive carp, it’s near impossible to fish peacefully on the Illinois River anymore [...]

April 4, 2013 Conservation, RECENT, Spot