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August 10, 2017
Zebra mussels found in Whiskey, Chippewa lakes
August 10, 2017 - 12:17pm
August 3, 2017
Kruegers Creek Access on Lake L'Homme Dieu will soon be home to a permanent decon station that boaters can use to pressure wash their boats to help with the spread of invasive aquatic species. Currently, L'Homme Dieu is on the Department of Natural Resources infested waters list for zebra mussels and Eurasian Watermilfoil. (Celeste Edenloff | Echo Press)
L'Homme Dieu to get permanent boat decontamination station
August 3, 2017 - 6:14am
July 18, 2017
Eurasian watermilfoil has been located in three different lakes in Douglas County - Oscar, L'Homme Dieu and most recently, Victoria. (Contributed)
Eurasian watermilfoil found in Lake Victoria
July 18, 2017 - 5:07pm
March 10, 2017
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources provided this image of zebra mussels that were found in Lake Andrew. (photo: Minnesota DNR)
An AIS battle plan
March 10, 2017 - 6:00am
February 16, 2017
A zebra mussel is on the list of aquatic invasive species that is the focus of an effort to keep them out of lakes and rivers in the region. Forum News Service file photo.
Minnesota lake businesses must take aquatic invasive species training
February 16, 2017 - 4:45pm
January 20, 2017
Wanted: Watercraft inspectors
January 20, 2017 - 6:00am
October 19, 2016
Lake Koronis resident speaks out about Starry Stonewort
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
Starry Stonewort pulled from Lake Koronis in Stearns County. (Contributed | Department of Natural Resources)
Threat of another AIS
October 19, 2016 - 6:00am
September 2, 2016
Starry stonewort has been confirmed in Lake Winnibigoshish in Itasca and Cass counties, Moose Lake in Beltrami County and Rice Lake in Stearns County. To date, Starry Stonewort has been found in four Beltrami County lakes. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota DNR)
Starry stonewort found in Stearns, Cass, Itasca counties
September 2, 2016 - 4:31pm
July 25, 2016
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UPDATE: Zebra mussels found in Lake Osakis (w/video)
July 25, 2016 - 2:25pm
May 11, 2016
DNR release: Mandatory training required for AIS violators
May 11, 2016 - 2:13pm
March 25, 2016
Zebra mussels are one of the aquatic invasive species in some area lakes. (Echo Press file photo)
County approves aquatic invasive species plan
March 25, 2016 - 12:00am
April 29, 2015
In December, workers, under contract with the Department of Natural Resources, pump water from Christmas Lake into a tank, where it was mixed with granular potassium chloride and injected back into the lake. (Contributed photo courtesy of Department of Natural Resources)
DNR makes headway in zebra battle
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
DNR Invasive Species Specialist Nathan Olson operated an invasive species decontamination unit at Lake Carlos State Park in August 2011. (Echo Press file photo)
Are you aiding and abetting zebra mussels?
April 29, 2015 - 12:00am
April 24, 2015
Zebra mussels from last fall cling to a boat lift that was on dry land on the edge of Lake Minnewaska. (Contributed)
County board takes look at invasive species plan
April 24, 2015 - 12:00am
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