Thousands Of Asian Carp Fish Jump Out Of The Water During “Electrofishing”

The video shows a boat applying an electrical current, causing thousands of Asian carp to jump out of the water.

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The Asian carp is the most invasive species of fish in the country

According to Scientific American, Asian carp, native to Asia, have been a problem in the U.S. since they appeared in the 1970’s.Wildlife officials are concerned about their growing population as the fish can lay hundreds of eggs at a time, and spread into new habitats quickly. They are also capable of jumping over low dams, and have spread into countless bodies of water due to flooding.

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