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Watsonville zaps carp from Pinto Lake

WATSONVILLE >> Biologists netted dozens of fat carp during an electrofishing expedition Thursday at Pinto Lake. The Watsonville project aims to reduce the population of non-native bottom-feeders that contribute to a toxic algae problem at the rural Pajaro Valley lake.

“They’re like feral pigs with fins,” said city water quality specialist Robert Ketley. “They’re that destructive.”… Continue reading Watsonville zaps carp from Pinto Lake