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Carver County to inspect boats for zebra mussels

January 29, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

The DNR is trying to stop the spread of this invasive species by increasing its own inspections at boat landings and on roads, but Steve Gunther, president of the Lake Minnewashta Preservation Association, said the state can’t do it alone. Continue Reading

Zebra mussels spread in popular Minnesota lake

December 21, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

The Minnehaha Creek Watershed District collected data from June through September and found the zebra mussels have become more prominent on the east side of Lake Minnetonka and are spreading to the west. Continue Reading

Zebra mussels found in Lake Minnetonka

July 31, 2010 in Alexandria Echo Press

Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) biologists have confirmed a report that several tiny zebra mussels have been found in Lake Minnetonka, regarded as the state’s most heavily used lake.
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