05/08/2012 02:01 pm ET Updated Dec 06, 2017

Asian Carp: A Threat to America's Rivers

Asian Carp are quickly becoming the invasive species to beat. They are showing up and taking over in rivers across the country and threatening native species by out-competing fish for the plankton that forms the base of the aquatic food chain. We met with a fisherman on the Peoria River who was tackling the very fish who could soon be invading your nearest river, to see what our future hopefully doesn't hold.

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