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KANSAS | River Proposal Threatens Kansas Lakes, Rivers

TOPEKA, KS – To meet Nebraska’s legal obligation to increase the flow of the Republican River into Kansas, the Central Nebraska Public Power and Irrigation District has proposed creating a connection in Nebraska between the Platte River Basin and the Republican River Basin.  After entering northcentral Kansas, the Republican River feeds into Lovewell Reservoir and … Continue reading KANSAS | River Proposal Threatens Kansas Lakes, Rivers

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | Illinois seeks talks on keeping Asian carp from Great Lakes

TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Illinois has proposed negotiations with federal officials and other states in the Great Lakes region over fortifying a Chicago-area lock and dam to prevent Asian carp from invading Lake Michigan and threatening its native fish. Gov. Bruce Rauner said his state was willing to team with the U.S. Army Corps … Continue reading TRAVERSE CITY, Mich | Illinois seeks talks on keeping Asian carp from Great Lakes

MDC Joins Partners to Remove Asian Carp from Creve Coeur Park Lake

CREVE COEUR, MO/January 16, 2018 (STL.News) – Visitors to St. Louis County’s popular Creve Coeur Lake Park may experience some temporary restrictions in using the park for a two-week period between January 21 and February 17.  The long-term benefit, however, should be the near-eradication of the lake’s biggest nuisance—invasive Asian carp. Asian carp have been … Continue reading MDC Joins Partners to Remove Asian Carp from Creve Coeur Park Lake