Fisheries, Midwest Region
Conserving the Nature of America
Bighead & Silver Carp eDNA Early Detection Results:
2014 Chicago Area Waterway System

Samples Collected: Week of 10/20/2014
Reported On: 01/05/15


Location

Samples Collected

 

Silver Carp
Bighead Carp
Neg
Pos
Neg
Pos
North Shore Channel
57 (60*)
51
6
57
0
Chicago River
57 (60*)
52
5
57
0
Lake Calumet
57 (60*)
49
8
57
0
Little Calumet River
57* (60*)
53
4
57
0
Total
228 (240*)
205
23
228
0
 

* Cooler blanks (field controls) included in number of samples collected


Chicago Area Waterway System - Overview
Maumee River