Wednesday, March 24, 2010
Supreme Court Will Not Close Locks
Once again the Supreme Court has failed to act decisively to stop the Asian carp from reaching Lake Michigan. It seems contrary that the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative will go forward with $475 million in funding to restore the Great Lakes, while an imminent threat to those very lakes is not being met with action. Money has been allocated for yet another electric barrier, but the carp have already evaded the two in the canals.
Read the account of the decision here: Christian Science Monitor