At Itasca State Park, Klobuchar highlights invasive species fight
ITASCA STATE PARK, Minn. -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., visited the Mississippi Headwaters at Itasca State Park on Tuesday to highlight the national fight against the spread of environmentally harmful silver carp up the river.
Klobuchar showcased one victory in particular: the act of Congress that recently closed the St. Anthony Falls Lock and Dam in Minneapolis and helped deny the carp access to the lakes and rivers north of the dam that support millions of dollars in tourism.
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