Briefing on Asian Carp in the Great Lakes Region

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. Enivronmental 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
When: Tuesday, April 30, 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Rayburn HOB 2322
RSVP: Matt McKenna,
For more information, please contact Matthew McKenna, Director of the Great Lakes Washington Program at the Northeast-Midwest Institute.