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Echo Press file The channel going into Lake Victoria was restricted last summer.

Mussels found in Victoria

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Late last fall, Dave Rush received a phone call from the Department of Natural Resources (DNR).

Rush, the Douglas County Land and Resource Management director, learned that zebra mussels had been found in Lake Victoria.


He also found out that the DNR re-declared Lakes Victoria and Jessie as infested waters. In June of last year, both these lakes were taken off the infested waters list.

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