Posts Tagged ‘Great Lakes Fishery Commission’

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Controlling lamprey numbers

Lamprey control efforts are expected to return to normal this year after two years of pandemic restrictions.

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US funds Asian carp deterrents

US congress has granted $225.8 million to deter Asian carp from traversing the Chicago Sanitary and Shipping Canal and the Great Lakes.

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Lakers spawning in Lake Erie after 60 years

The discovery of wild lake trout fry in mid-May by New York State’s Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) was confirmed in a press release.

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COVID-19 impacting lamprey control efforts

The COVID-19 pandemic has hindered Great Lakes lamprey control efforts.

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Lamprey control affected by COVID-19


The Great Lakes lamprey control program could face a setback, with the COVID-19 quarantine preventing the distribution of lampricide in its tributaries.

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Partnership keeping lamprey out of Lake Huron

The Saugeen Ojibway Nation (SON) was honoured in mid-June by the Great Lakes Fishery Commission (GLFC) for its part in controlling sea lamprey in Lake Huron.