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Don't lake hop: Campaign aims to stop spread of aquatic invasive species

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There's a battle going on in Minnesota lakes and rivers this summer, to prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species such as zebra mussels, flowering rush, spiny waterfleas and Eurasian watermilfoil.


Several Detroit Lakes-based agencies have joined forces with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources and the University of Minnesota's Central Region Sustainable Development Partnership to launch a statewide prevention campaign.

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Vicki Gerdes
Staff writer at Detroit Lakes Newspapers for the past 14 years, currently editor of the entertainment and community pages as well as obituaries. Living in DL with my cat, Smokey.
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