Illinois officials hope serving the invasive species on a plate is the creative solution to two big problems: An average of 1. Illinois has been sending some of its carp to China, where the demand is high. The agency also recommended flushing jets and underwater speakers to deter the fish. The pantry puts canned goods, meat and bread in the plastic food bags it gives out.
If we can get past the name 'carp' and the perception
Asian carp move from pest to profit
Click Here to access the online Public Inspection File Viewers with disabilities can get assistance accessing this station's FCC Public Inspection File by contacting the station with the information listed below. Anti-hunger advocates in Illinois are praising the idea of serving the carp, especially with increasing demand for food stamps. Then surprise them, that they actually just ate Asian carp," Foss said. Army Corps of Engineers this week released its final strategy for placing technological roadblocks to the invasive fish at the Brandon Road Lock and Dam near Joliet, Illinois, a choke point between the carp-infested Illinois River and Lake Michigan. At a Glance Several carp species introduced to U. Re-reversing the Chicago River.