Grand River tested for Asian carp DNA

Alex Doty • Jul 21, 2015 at 12:37 PM

Their target: Asian carp DNA.

The officers set up their portable lab at the 144th and Mercury Drive boat launch. They took their boat out, and took a variety of water samples.

This is the first time the officers have taken samples for Asian carp DNA, and this will serve as baseline data for annual testing of the invasive species.

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