Fish Yourself Out Of Asian Carp Scare

Law360, New York (March 28, 2013, 12:06 PM EDT) -- In a report released on Feb. 20, 2013, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) documented that Asian carp DNA found in the Chicago Area Waterway System (CAWS) could stem from at least six different sources besides live Asian carp. The Environmental DNA Calibration Study, Interim Technical Review Report (ECAL report) disproves the long-standing assumption that the identification of Asian carp DNA in the waterway (eDNA) indicates the immediate presence of live Asian carp.

The ECAL report findings should reduce the concern that Asian carp are...
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