Corp Releases Operational Parameter Report

US Army Corps of Engineers

CINCINNATI, OH – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers today released a research report on the operation of the electric dispersal barrier system in the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal (CSSC). The electric barrier system is a key measure preventing the migration of two species of Asian carp, Silver and Bighead. The Corps commissioned the report as part of its ongoing research to refine the optimum operating parameters for the barriers.

To read the complete press release, please click on the following link: Final Optimal Parameters Press Release

The entire report is available at .


Jacqueline Tate, 513-684-3010