Fight against Asian carp gets local
Published 12/21/2011, The Hastings Star-Gazette
ST. PAUL – Minnesota’s battle plan to fight an Asian carp invasion includes multiple barriers to keep them from advancing upstream along the Mississippi River and into most of the state’s waters. Rep. Denny McNamara, R-Hastings, said that between state dollars he will expects state legislators to approve early next year and some federal funds already available, there should be enough money to meet the immediate needs of the fight.Word count: 632
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