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From 'carp' to 'copi': Unpopular fish getting a makeover

The word "copi" is an abbreviated wordplay on “copious” — a reference to the booming populations of bighead, silver, grass and black carp in the U.S. heartland. More: https://www.wqad.com/article/life/animals/asian-carp-new-name-copi-illinois/526-20b3f557-85ef-42bc-b8c9-ed1939444bfe Subscribe to WQAD News 8 on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/c/Wqadnews8/featured?sub_confirmation=1 Other ways to watch News 8: https://www.wqad.com/connect Download the News 8 app on IOS: https://apps.apple.com/us/app/wqad-news-8-quad-cities/id1491061406 Download the News 8 app on Android: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.wqad.localtv&hl=en_US&gl=US Newsletter: https://www.wqad.com/email ‘Like’ WQAD on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/wqad8 Follow WQAD on Twitter: https://twitter.com/wqad Follow WQAD on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/wqadnews8/
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