Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Material shed by invasive species sends more warnings to advocates trying to keep fish out of Great Lakes. A link has been sent to your friend's email address.
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Asian carp have been making their way up the Mississippi River system for years after escaping from fish farms and wastewater treatment ponds in the southern U. Listen Listening Common carp have been in Michigan since the late s.
Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. Michigan congressional members trekked to Illinois to the site of a waterway project where officials hope to block Asian carp from the Great Lakes. A link has been sent to your friend's email address. A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.
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The U. The eDNA hits could arise from a dead fish or genetic material transported from the bilge water of passing ships. No silver or bighead carp were found.
Asian chestnut gall wasp is present in southwest Michigan. Scout carefully and continue to comply with the state quarantine. Importing plant material from states with known infestations is prohibited.
Let friends in your social network know what you are reading about. The Michigan Department of Natural Resources is urging Michigan residents to check trees for signs of damage from the Asian longhorn beetle. A link has been sent to your friend's email address. A link has been posted to your Facebook feed.
Testing in three southwestern Michigan waterways has turned up no trace of Asian carp that have damaged the environment and economy in other parts of the U. The state Department of Natural Resources and the U. Fish and Wildlife Service monitor primary Great Lakes tributaries for genetic markers left by bighead and silver carp, which out-compete native fish for food.