Carpageddon


Episode Description

Asian carp have invaded the Mississippi River, and destroyed its lucrative fishing industry. Today, only an electric fence is keeping them from entering the Great Lakes, and a few have already been spotted. If any more cross that barrier, prepare for Carpageddon. The Water Brothers find out what an Asian carp invasion could do to the Great Lakes’ 7 billion dollar fishing economy and examine how other invasive species like zebra mussels have changed the Great Lakes ecosystem.

Join the discussion in the comments below, or on and

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

8 comments on “Carpageddon

    1. Invasive species damage the local economy and local ecology, which, if not helped, will cause even greater harm and irreversible consequences