Asian Carp Response in the Midwest
Asian Carp Sampling Summary - Week of November 7, 2011
A corrected sampling scheduled for the week of November 7 is included below. Sorry for the inconvenience. We rescheduled electrofishing at sites downstream of the barrier to this week. Net sampling at these sites will take place next week.
Bottom Line: Sampling took place below the Dispersal Barrier this past week (see schedule for the week of November 7). No BIGHEAD or SILVER carp were reported captured or observed in new locations downstream of the Barrier.
Fixed Site Sampling Downstream of Dispersal Barrier
Site A: Lockport Pool – Lockport Lock and Dam to Electric Barrier
Site B: Brandon Road Pool – Brandon Road Lock and Dam to Lockport Lock and Dam
Site C: Dresden Island Pool – I-55 Bridge to Brandon Road Lock and Dam
Site D: Marseilles Pool – Rt. 47 Bridge (Morris) to Dresden Lock and Dam
Monday, November 7
One IDNR electrofishing boat and crew will be electrofishing at Site C.
Tuesday, November 8
One IDNR electrofishing boat and crew will be electrofishing at Site D.
Wednesday, November 9
One USACE boat and crew will be electrofishing at Sites A and B.