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Facts About Invasive Bighead and Silver Carps

Fact Sheet 2010-3033

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Abstract

The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) scientists at the Columbia Environmental Research Center (CERC), Columbia, Missouri, carry out basic and applied research on the ecology of invasive fishes in the Missouri and Mississippi river basins. Emphasis is placed on improving understanding of the life cycles of bighead and silver carp to provide information needed to manage these aggressively invasive species. USGS scientists collaborate with Federal and State management agencies and universities, nationally and internationally, to fill critical science information gaps.

Additional Publication Details

Publication type:
Report
Publication Subtype:
USGS Numbered Series
Title:
Facts About Invasive Bighead and Silver Carps
Series title:
Fact Sheet
Series number:
2010-3033
Edition:
-
Year Published:
2010
Language:
ENGLISH
Publisher:
U.S. Geological Survey
Contributing office(s):
Columbia Environmental Research Center
Description:
2 p.
Online Only (Y/N):
N
Additional Online Files(Y/N):
N