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Great Lakes mayors: Move faster to stop carp

Jun 07, 2019 - Milwaukee Journal Sentinel (Wisconsin)

SHEBOYGAN - Great Lakes mayors from the United States and Canada expressed frustration Thursday with progress in keeping Asian carp from invading Lake Michigan and pressed for faster construction of a barrier at a strategic spot on the Des Plaines River in Illinois.

The Great Lakes and St. Lawrence Cities Initiative, a consortium of nearly 150 cities on the Great Lakes from U.S. and Canada, called for an array of technologies, including the use of underwater noise and electric currents, to...