Carp barrier

Warning signs on the south end of the fish dispersal barrier on Thursday.The Army Corps of Engineers are finishing a permanent carp barrier on the <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO0100100501250000" title="Chicago" href="/topic/us/illinois/cook-county/chicago-PLGEO0100100501250000.topic">Chicago</a> Sanitary and Ship Canal at 135th Street in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO1001005012920000" title="Romeoville" href="/topic/us/illinois/will-county/romeoville-PLGEO1001005012920000.topic">Romeoville</a>, Ill. The Great Lakes community hopes it will forever keep the dreaded Asian Carp out of Lake Michigan and every river connected to it.
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( Tribune photo by John Smierciak / March 26, 2009 )

Warning signs on the south end of the fish dispersal barrier on Thursday.The Army Corps of Engineers are finishing a permanent carp barrier on the Chicago Sanitary and Ship Canal at 135th Street in Romeoville, Ill. The Great Lakes community hopes it will forever keep the dreaded Asian Carp out of Lake Michigan and every river connected to it.

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