"Federal Agencies Budget $42M For Asian Carp Prevention"

"TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — Federal officials say they'll continue efforts to prevent Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes, despite uncertainty about what Donald Trump might propose.

The Obama administration has spent over $388 million since 2010 to shield the lakes from the invasive fish, which could disrupt food chains and compete with valuable native species.

Officials say they've budgeted $42 million this year for Asian carp projects"

The Associated Press had the story January 13, 2017.

Source: AP, 01/13/2017