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Invasive Mussels & Snails of Lake Champlain

In my two months as a New York State Parks Boat Steward on Lake Champlain I have already collected two aquatic invasive species: the banded mystery snail and the zebra mussel. 705 more words

Flora & Fauna

Zebra Mussels Confirmed in Becker County Lake

Zebra mussels confirmed in Big Cormorant Lake in Becker County

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Big Cormorant Lake in northwestern Minnesota’s Becker County. 321 more words


The Utter Stupidity of the Boat Inspection Program on Lake Whatcom / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Wendy Harris

7 hrs July 23, 2015  Wendy Harris

I am reposting below my post from July 19 because the topic of my post, the stupidity of the boat inspection program for Aquatic Invasive Species, is on the COB city council agenda for discussion. 749 more words


Eurasian Watermilfoil and a Needle in a Haystack

As part of my job managing aquatic invasive species, I recently traveled to Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom for a site visit to Shadow Lake in the town of Glover. 821 more words


Stepping up invasive species enforcement

KIMT News 3 – As the temperatures rise, more boats are hitting area lakes. The Iowa and Minnesota Departments of Natural Resources want to be sure those lakes and other bodies of water are staying clean. 186 more words


Zebra mussels found in Christmas Lake after experimental treatment

Zebra mussels were found in a west metro lake where the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources had applied an experimental treatment to get rid of the aquatic invasive species, the DNR announced Friday. 258 more words