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Invasive species

June 8, 2017
This is the bighead carp taken by a bowfisher in a private gravel pit near Redwood Falls, Minn., on June 4, 2017. It weighed 61.7 pounds and was 47 1/2 inches long. Submitted photo.
Minnesota's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
June 8, 2017 - 2:16pm
February 24, 2017
Zebra mussels are an aquatic invasive species.
Lake businesses must take invasive species training
February 24, 2017 - 12:00pm
September 16, 2016
Two illegal crayfish found in Minnesota lake
September 16, 2016 - 8:31am
August 30, 2016
Aquatic Restoration Service, contracted by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, begins the treatment process for the starry stonewort, an invasive species, found in Turtle Lake north of Bemidji. Infested water and lake habitat is pumped through the white dewatering bag shown above and filters the water back into the lake while catching the starry stonewort. Forum News Serviceplay button
DNR begins to suck out invasive species infestation
August 30, 2016 - 8:23am
August 26, 2016
DNR discovers two more cases of invasive species in Beltrami County
August 26, 2016 - 2:18pm
June 12, 2015
State parks spread word about terrestrial invasive species
June 12, 2015 - 12:00am
August 30, 2013
Invasive species have already won
August 30, 2013 - 12:04pm
June 5, 2013
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources is launching a new effort to stop destructive invasive species that travel on land, including the gypsy moth. The new PlayCleanGo awareness campaign will debut at six state parks this weekend, including Lake Carlos State Park. Admission to the park is free that day. Park goers can learn how they can help. (Photo courtesy USDA APHIS)
Brush off invasive species
June 5, 2013 - 12:00am
August 24, 2012
DNR recommends boat launch improvements for AIS prevention
August 24, 2012 - 12:00am
August 22, 2012
Zebra mussels, an invasive species, are notorious for killing native mussels like the ones pictured.
A breakthrough against zebra mussels?
August 22, 2012 - 12:00am
April 6, 2012
Irrigation contractors not exempt from aquatic invasive species training for lake service providers
April 6, 2012 - 12:00am
February 22, 2012
Lookouts needed for invasive pests
February 22, 2012 - 12:00am
Contributed photo
Nathan Olson with the DNR was on Lakes L'Homme Dieu and Carlos last Thursday and Friday. He provided this picture of a buoy that was pulled from Lake L'Homme Dieu. The bottom of the buoy is covered with thousands of tiny zebra mussels.
Zebra mussels on the move
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
April 28, 2010
Area students win essay scholarship competition
April 28, 2010 - 12:00am
April 9, 2010
No new lake accesses for five years? Lawmakers consider moratorium
April 9, 2010 - 12:05am