Utah News
5:54 pm
Thu January 23, 2014

Carp Removal

In Provo, crews are working to remove big numbers of carp from Utah Lake.

Carp are being removed from Utah Lake as a way to clean up the murky water. The Utah Lake Commission is heading up the project in partnership with June Sucker Recovery Implementation Program over the next three years to get the carp population under control.

Carp have taken over the ecosystem in Utah Lake causing the June Sucker population to suffer since they were introduced, said Reed Price who is the director of the Utah Lake Commission.

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