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May 16, 2017
A sign in Detroit Lakes reads, "Help stop aquatic hitchhikers!" The sign urges lake goers to remove aquatic species, drain their watercrafts and dispose of unwanted bait in the trash. (Meagan Pittelko/Tribune)
Stop the spread: Efforts continue to control aquatic invasive species
May 16, 2017 - 1:22pm
January 20, 2017
Busy year for Becker AIS crew: A constant battle to keep invasives out of area lakes
January 20, 2017 - 10:00am
October 22, 2016
For the sake of the lakes: Community AIS forum set Monday at M State
October 22, 2016 - 4:24pm
April 23, 2016
Keep boats clean to prevent AIS spread
April 23, 2016 - 5:25am
January 13, 2016
Becker County deputy Darwin Nundahl looks under a boat coming off Big Detroit Lake at the south public access in July of 2014. Reports show the summer of 2015 still had its share of boaters ignoring AIS laws. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Report highlights some close calls with boaters disregarding AIS laws locally
January 13, 2016 - 11:26am
October 21, 2015
Zebra mussels, both adult and baby in size, have been found in Lake Ida, making it the latest lake to be infested with the AIS. PHOTO COURTESY OF THE DNR
Lake Ida becomes latest lake invested with zebra mussels
October 21, 2015 - 11:55am
September 6, 2015
Zebra mussels are only one AIS that show up on area boats, lifts and docks. Photo courtesy of Environmental Protection Agency
Authorities remind local lake lovers to follow the AIS rules
September 6, 2015 - 5:15am
August 16, 2015
John Postovit demonstrates how the zebra mussel detection device works. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
Simple device detects zebra mussel infestation at an early stage
August 16, 2015 - 5:45am
August 1, 2015
‘Think Zero’ AIS violations
August 1, 2015 - 5:00am
July 29, 2015
Zebra mussels confirmed in Big Cormorant Lake
July 29, 2015 - 11:38am
July 22, 2015
Mussels in Big Cormorant Lake?
July 22, 2015 - 12:45pm
July 18, 2015
There’s more to fight than mussels
July 18, 2015 - 5:55am
Several lakes, Red River added to ‘infested’ list
July 18, 2015 - 5:20am
July 8, 2015
Lake Eunice has been designated as infested waters after several zebra mussels were found in various locations around the lake. PHOTO COURTESY OF MN DEPARTMENT OF NATURAL RESOURCES
Zebra mussels found in Eunice
July 8, 2015 - 1:18pm
June 27, 2015
AIS training, decal repealed
June 27, 2015 - 5:15am