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Northeastern Minnesota lake declared infested with zebra mussels

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FINLAND, Minn. -- An aluminum can encrusted with zebra mussels was found recently at Crooked Lake in Lake County, according to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, indicating the foreign invader has apparently moved into another northeastern Minnesota lake.

The discovery was reported by biologists from the Fond du Lac Band of Chippewa who retrieved the can while conducting fish surveying on the lake.

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