Asian Carp Barrier Near Chicago Had Power Failure

An electric barrier network near Chicago designed to prevent Asian carp and other species from migrating between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River systems had a 13-minute power outage this week.

Topics:  chicago   asian   lake michigan   mississippi river   barrier   power   
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    05/5/2012 - 4:30 pm | View Link
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    05/5/2012 - 11:21 am | View Link
  • Asian carp barrier near Chicago had power outage
    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — An electric barrier network near Chicago designed to prevent Asian carp and other species from migrating between Lake Michigan and the Mississippi River systems had a 13-minute power outage this week, officials said Friday.
    05/4/2012 - 5:52 pm | View Link
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