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Invasive species

June 1, 2016
Zebra mussels discovered near Abercrombie, N.D., south of Fargo on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2015. Photo courtesy of North Dakota Game and Fish Department
More DNR inspectors checking watercraft for invasives in Minnesota than ever before
June 1, 2016 - 3:30pm
February 24, 2016
A commercial angler caught this bighead carp last week in the Minnesota River near New Ulm.
Invasive bighead carp caught on Minnesota River near New Ulm, DNR says
February 24, 2016 - 4:30pm
December 17, 2015
Conservation Officer Patrick McGownan of the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources inspects a boat and motor in this undated photo. With the summer boating season in full swing, the DNR is reminding boaters to follow the state's laws for minimizing the risk of spreading aquatic invasive species. (Minnesota DNR)
DNR seeking watercraft inspection interns for 2016 season
December 17, 2015 - 5:45pm
October 29, 2015
Zebra mussels discovered near Abercrombie, N.D., south of Fargo on Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2015.  Photo courtesy of North Dakota Game and Fish Department
With discovery in the Red River, some push for more action on zebra mussels
October 29, 2015 - 6:00am
October 24, 2015
One of several emerald ash borers found on a tree in the 400 block of Baxter Avenue in Superior in August 2013. State and city officials announced Friday that the invasive insect has been found in Duluth. (Clint Austin / Forum News Service)
Forests face peril as invasive insect confirmed in Duluth
October 24, 2015 - 9:00am
October 13, 2015
A heavy coat of zebra mussels covers boats lifts that were removed recently from Green Lake. Last fall there were only a handful of zebra mussels discovered on docks when they were removed from Green Lake. The invasive species was confirmed in Green Lake in 2014.
Zebra mussel population explodes in Green Lake
October 13, 2015 - 10:00pm
October 12, 2015
DNR begins zebra mussel pilot project treatment
October 12, 2015 - 9:30pm
October 10, 2015
Starry Stonewort bubulous. Minnesota DNR photo.
New invasive species threatening Minnesota lakes
October 10, 2015 - 9:45pm
October 8, 2015
More zebra mussels found in lakes, but Minnesota DNR says fight still manageable
October 8, 2015 - 9:00pm
September 2, 2015
Invasive species found in shipments at Canadian border
September 2, 2015 - 3:08pm
July 18, 2015
An invasive zebra mussel shown attached to a native clam. The invasives often muscle out native lake life. (Photo Courtesy of Minnesota DNR)play button
VIDEO: There’s more to aquatic invasives fight than zebra mussels
July 18, 2015 - 6:17pm
July 17, 2015
Zebra mussels confirmed in 2 Minnesota lakes, Red River
July 17, 2015 - 9:00pm
July 10, 2015
Zebra mussel discovered at Fargo water intake point on Red River
July 10, 2015 - 8:45pm
July 8, 2015
Zebra mussels are notorious for clinging to hard structures, where they quickly establish large colonies and crowd out more desirable species. (McClatchy Tribune photo)
Zebra mussel larvae detected in Red River
July 8, 2015 - 8:41pm
July 2, 2015
Northwest Minnesota lake found to be zebra mussel infested
July 2, 2015 - 10:40pm