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Leier: Aquatic nuisance species prevention in ND is great

September 11, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

For good reason, the State Game and Fish Department makes every effort to explain waterfowl hunting rules and regulations that hunters will need to know as they take the field this fall. This includes daily bag limits, species restrictions, season lengths, special zones and hunting hours.
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DOUG LEIER: N.D. laws aim to keep aquatic nuisance species at bay

April 12, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The good thing is that preventing the spread of hidden or unknown aquatic nuisance species is not expensive or overly burdensome in terms of money and time. Continue Reading

Northwest Minnesota county takes aim at invasive species

October 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

After a plea for help from Terry Kalil, the vice president of the Becker County Coalition of Lake Associations, County Board Chairman Barry Nelson said the county will set up a committee or task force to look at how best to protect county lakes. Continue Reading

AQUATIC NUISANCE SPECIES: A look at America’s least wanted

August 27, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Fisheries managers across the U.S. are taking action to curb the spread of aquatic nuisance or invasive species such as zebra mussels or the infamous ‘jumping’ silver carp. Invasives come in all shapes and sizes. For a closer look at the status of five unwanted species in Minnesota and North Dakota, click on the attached PDF file: Continue Reading

Managers brace for zebra mussel impact

January 22, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

There are a lot of unknowns, but if the invasion in other watersheds is any indication, zebra mussels could mean big changes, both to the natural environment and to cities and water users along the Red River. Continue Reading