Wyoming fisheries no longer stock state waterways with carp, but the species is still alive and well throughout the state. Wyoming Public Radioâ€™s Rebecca Martinez filed this end-of-summer postcard about her first experience with the common carpâ€¦ and with bow-fishing.
(Arrow shot into water)
REBECCA MARTINEZ: For the unskilled archer, shooting a carp â€“ even a massive one â€“ with a bow and arrow is no easy task. I learned that first-hand this summer during an afternoon of bow-fishing at Wheatland Reservoir Number Three.