Aquatic ecologist introduces DIY zebra mussel detection
By Crystal Dey / A,exandria Echo Press
Spring has finally arrived in Minnesota. Soon lake lovers will be setting their sights on scenes of summer: boating, skiing, canoeing, kayaking, swimming – and, of course, the emergence of watercraft inspectors patrolling for zebra mussels.
Residents of Douglas County have grown mindful of what goes into and comes out of area waters. But, if you really love lakes, you’re going to need scuba gear and a PVC pipe.
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