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Most Minnesotans "very concerned" about Asian carp, poll says

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BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Conservationists and wildlife advocates used dire language Wednesday in describing the threat Asian carp pose to Minnesota's lakes and rivers.


"I see this as a war, with the enemy currently invading our precious waters," Gary Botzek, director of the Minnesota Conservation Federation, said during a conference call. "The general public is very aware of the enemy."

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