Asian Carp Funding Letter By Governor
Sat, 15 Jan 2022 06:02:13 EST


Governor Gretchen Whitmer sending a letter signed by the other Great Lakes governors requesting more federal funding to help stop the spread of Asian Carp.

Over the past 40 years, the invasive fish has made its way up the Mississippi River. Now, one of the last lines of defense is a dam in Joliet, Illinois.

Asian carp are known to be 20 miles from that dam, which is just 30 miles from Lake Michigan.




   

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