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Briefing on Asian Carp and the Great Lakes

  • 2322 Rayburn House Office Building (map)

The Northeast-Midwest Institute and the Asian Carp Regional Coordination Committee are hosting a briefing on Tuesday, April 30, to discuss Asian Carp mitigation in the Great Lakes region. More details about the briefing are below:

Topics to be Covered (Tentative):

  • 2019 Action Plan: Addressing the Threat and Funding Level

  • Brandon Road Selected Plan

  • Control Technologies and Entrainment

  • Grass Carp in Lake Erie

  • Illinois and Kentucky Expanded Harvesting Efforts

Participants (Tentative): 

  • U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

  • U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS)

  • U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

  • U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE)

  • Ohio Department of Natural Resources

What: Congressional Briefing on Asian Carp and the Great Lakes
Who: Cohosted by the Asian Carp Regional Coordinating Committee (ACRCC) and the Northeast-Midwest Institute (NEMWI)
When: Tuesday, April 30, 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Where: Rayburn HOB 2322

RSVP: Matt McKenna, mmckenna@nemw.org

For more information, please contact Matthew McKenna, Director of the Great Lakes Washington Program at the Northeast-Midwest Institute.