Northern Star

Asian carp roundup in Kentucky opens new front in battle

TRAVIS LOLLER and JOHN FLESHER

February 12, 2020

GOLDEN POND, Ky. (AP) — Like a slow-motion, underwater cattle drive, wildlife officials in a half-dozen aluminum boats used pulses of electricity and sound on a recent gray morning to herd schools of Asian carp toward 1,000-foot-long (305 meters) nets.The ongoing roundup on wind-rippled Kentucky Lak...