Bow hunters target invasive Asian carp for sport on the Illinois River

A caught carp is seen on a boat during a hunt for Asian carp with bow and arrow on the Illinois River near Lacon, Illinois, U.S., September 14, 2019. Picture taken September 14, 2019. REUTERS/Nicholas Pfosi

PEORIA, Ill. (Reuters) – A firefighter and archery enthusiast is making some extra cash with a novel if modest contribution to the ecosystem of the Great Lakes – taking paying customers out for boat rides on the Illinois River to hunt invasive Asian carp fish with bows and arrows. Nathan Wallick, better known as Captain […]

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