Thursday, July 1, 2010
Senator Dick Durbin has pleaded President Obama to appoint a carp czar to manage all measures taken to keep the Asian carp at bay. His concern is the result of a carp discovery in Lake Calumet. Durbin plans to introduce a bill that urges the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to investigate hydrologic separation of the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River to help solve the carp problem. Click here to read more on the article.