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October 30, 2011

The Fish Menace

Just found this article in last year's New Yorker. Ian Frazier writes a travelogue of a journey following the invasive bighead and silver carp up the Illinois River. There's an amusing stop at the Redneck Fishing Tournament, a visit to the electric fish barrier in Romeoville, and an explanation of the DNA evidence that fish may have crossed the barrier.

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