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October 29, 2013
Minnesota officials want more state spending on invasive species
BECKER COUNTY, Minn. - Joe Eisterhold ran his hands across a boat lift near Big Detroit Lake, feeling for tell-tale traces of juvenile zebra...
October 29, 2013 - 6:45pm
October 27, 2013
N.D. ramps up zebra mussel inspections
The North Dakota Game and Fish Department is ramping up its efforts to check for zebra mussels along the U.S. portion of the Red River after...
October 27, 2013 - 9:30am
September 17, 2013
Lake property owners spend more to fight invasive species
Frustrated by the state Department of Natural Resource's lack of progress in combating invasive species, some local governments and lake associations are changing their focus from prevention to cure. Among them are the Gull Chain of Lakes Association, which took the lead in the fight...
September 17, 2013 - 8:30pm
September 14, 2013
DOUG LEIER: Everyone shares responsibility in preventing the spread of ANS
For good reason, the North Dakota Game and Fish Department makes every effort to explain waterfowl hunting rules and regulations that hunters...
September 14, 2013 - 9:20pm
August 7, 2013
Most Minnesotans "very concerned" about Asian carp, poll says
BEMIDJI, Minn. -- Conservationists and wildlife advocates used dire language Wednesday in describing the threat Asian carp pose to Minnesota's...
August 7, 2013 - 8:45pm
July 13, 2013
Lake Minnetonka locals reflect on effects of invasive species
ST. PAUL -- The year was 1981, and Dave Runkle had just moved into his Carman Bay lakeshore property along Lake Minnetonka in the St. Paul area. The home was perfect, he said, and the waterfront access onto the lake was clear and pristine. Nearly 30 years later, Runkle said the shore...
July 13, 2013 - 11:52pm
Protecting Leech Lake is top priority
WALKER, Minn. -- In 2004, Eurasian water milfoil was discovered in harbors on the southern shoreline of Leech Lake. Minnesota Department of Natural Resources officials spot-treated those locations with herbicides in an attempt to contain the invasive plant, and the treatments probably...
July 13, 2013 - 11:46pm
Lakes dealing with invasive species work to continue educating public
BENA, Minn. -- Pat Rooney stands along the shore of his harbor and looks across the water, noting all the areas susceptible to a zebra mussel...
July 13, 2013 - 11:42pm
July 7, 2013
Taking AIM at AIS: Invasive species are on the doorstep in Bemidji
July 7, 2013 - 6:00am
February 28, 2013
Electric Asian carp barrier clears Minnesota legislative committee
ST. PAUL -- State legislators are moving ahead with plans to build an electric barrier in the Mississippi River to stop the spread of Asian carp. A bill instructing the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources to contract for design work on an electric barrier at Lock and Dam No....
February 28, 2013 - 1:35am
February 20, 2013
Carp fighters hook invasion solutions in Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesotans fighting Asian carp think they may have temporary and permanent ways to slow the advance of the voracious eater. Organizations...
February 20, 2013 - 4:23pm
February 5, 2013
OUR OPINION: No time to waste on Asian carp
"Carp creep," it's called: The first slide in the U.S. Geological Survey's tracking map shows the situation in 1975. Two red dots show the presence...
February 5, 2013 - 9:09pm
January 15, 2013
Asian carp barrier: disco, electric or lock-out?
January 15, 2013 - 9:59pm
June 30, 2012
Boaters beware: Minnesota fines double for aquatic species
The fine for forgetting to pull your drain plug at a boat landing, allowing a zebra mussel into your boat or leaving weeds hanging on your trailer will double starting Sunday across Minnesota to as much as $500. The move was set by the Minnesota Legislature last year and Department...
June 30, 2012 - 8:27pm
April 8, 2012
War over invasive species prevention spills into Minnesota courts
MINNEAPOLIS -- The ice went out on Christmas Lake in late March, and soon a new gate will go up at its only public boat ramp, signaling the start...
April 8, 2012 - 12:00am