Zebra mussels found in Minnesota Lakes

Zebra mussels found in east metro lakes by Ambar Espinoza, Minnesota Public Radio • October 5, 2007 • St. Paul, Minn.

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has found zebra mussels in three Twin Cities metro lakes — Vadnais, Sucker, and Pleasant, which are part of a system of reservoirs that provide drinking water for almost 420,000 peeople in St. Paul and surrounding communities. Discovery of the invasive species came during routine maintenance at a water intake facility.

Click Title for complete article. Thanks to Jane Dauffenbach of Aquarius Systems for the post.

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