From the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel:

A practical battalion of state and federal fishery workers will soon be dispatched to the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal in a drastic attempt to keep Asian carp from invading Lake Michigan.

Early next month, more than 200 people are expected to participate in a two-day, $1.5 million project to poison nearly 6 miles of canal just southwest of Chicago. The idea is for biologists to temporarily kill the river so a new electric fish barrier can be briefly shut down for maintenance. Read more.

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Want to kick off Memorial Day weekend right? Do some good in your community! Help us clean up:

🌊 Whihala Beach (Whiting)
🛶 Rogers-Lakewood Park (Valpo)
🌳 Tall Timbers Park (Michigan City)

May 28, 9a-12p

Bring a reusable water bottle & sunscreen, we’ll supply the trash bags!

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