Invasive Carp Fish Barrier – Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal

Friends Mark and Karen aboard Kay Dee, pass a sign ahead of us warning of a fish barrier which is designed to prevent any fish from entering the Great Lakes from points south including the Mississippi River. One species of particular concern is the ‘Invasive Carp’

Here is the sign that follows where the actual “electric fence” begins.

Here is where it ends… maybe a half mile later.

FMI:

https://www.foodandwine.com/news/asian-carp-seafood-new-name

Wildrevelation.com/how-to-catch-asian-carp-four-fun-fishing-methods/

blog.nature.org/science/2019/10/30/the-carp-show-an-inside-look-at-the-jumping-fish-invasion/

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