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Invasive species

April 9, 2018
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species that can cause problems on lakes by attaching to boat motors and boat hulls, docks, lifts, rocks and swimming areas. They can also clog irrigation intakes and other pipes. Submitted photo
Strategy for lake invaders: Slow the spread
April 9, 2018 - 10:30am
March 12, 2018
A cluster of zebra mussels sits on a navagation buoy that was pulled from Lake Superior by the USCG Cutter Alder. (2006 file photo / Forum News Service)
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
August 31, 2016
Aquatic Restoration Service, contracted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, begins the treatment process for the starry stonewort, an invasive species, found in Turtle Lake. Infested water and lake habitat is pumped through the white dewatering bag shown above and filters the water back into the lake while catching the starry stonewort. Forum News Serviceplay button
DNR begins operation to suck out starry stonewort infestation on Turtle Lake
August 31, 2016 - 10:04am
June 5, 2013
Invasive garlic mustard under fire in Minnesota
June 5, 2013 - 9:07am
February 28, 2013
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
February 28, 2013 - 8:22am
October 24, 2012
Rose Lake out of luck
October 24, 2012 - 12:48pm
Kickback from Pelican
October 24, 2012 - 12:47pm
October 27, 2008
Duluth conference looks at invasive species from land and water
October 27, 2008 - 12:00am