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Asian carp DNA sample found in Sturgeon Bay

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A DNA sample from an Asian carp has been found in the waters of Sturgeon Bay.

State officials are still assessing what to make of it, and whether a carp is actually swimming there.


The Department of Natural Resources says it was recently told that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service found one DNA sample of silver carp near Sturgeon Bay. DNR fisheries management director Mike Staggs says it was one of many water samples.

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