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aquatic invasive species

April 3, 2019
Wild parsnip is a menace to humans, habitat and livestock. Its toxic sap causes severe blistering. (Photo by Minnesota Department of Agriculture)
Aquatic, terrestrial invasives were COLA topics
April 3, 2019 - 12:00pm
March 11, 2019
Zebra mussels on a piece of pipe taken from an infested waterway. The Minnesota DNR on Monday, March 11, confirmed zebra mussel larvae have been found in Upper red Lake. Forum News Service file photo.
DNR finds zebra mussel larvae in Upper Red Lake
March 11, 2019 - 4:32pm
July 7, 2018
Aquatic invasive species (AIS) inspectors Chuck and Mary Gohmann join Nicholas Macklem, environmental specialist with Hubbard County, June 15 at the Fishhook Lake public access off U.S. 71. (Photos by Robin Fish/Enterprise)
Retired couple enjoys doing AIS inspection
July 7, 2018 - 11:00am
July 3, 2018
COMMENTARY: A holiday reminder about aquatic invasive species in Hubbard County
July 3, 2018 - 12:20pm
June 10, 2018
Bill Heig of Bowens Resort on Lake Winnibigoshish holds a nice walleye caught on a jig and minnow in shallow water over a sand bottom. John Myers / Forum News Service
Lake Winnibigoshish back to being a walleye wonderland
June 10, 2018 - 6:20am
June 2, 2018
AIS symposium set for June 8 in Detroit Lakes
June 2, 2018 - 6:00am
September 24, 2017
The boat exterior is cleaned from bow to stern. No area is left uncleaned on the trailer as well. (Photos by Gary Korsgaden/For the Enterprise)
Hubbard County urges use of free watercraft decontamination
September 24, 2017 - 10:15pm
September 11, 2017
Guest editorial: Must Minnesota accept the failure of the current AIS prevention program?
September 11, 2017 - 1:35pm
September 9, 2017
Rooted Eurasian watermilfoil was found growing near the point off of Just a Dream Trail. An estimated 1.4 acres are infested.
County collaborates with Bad Axe Lake Association to treat AIS
September 9, 2017 - 3:17pm
June 8, 2016
Hubbard County names AIS inspector
June 8, 2016 - 8:45am
May 11, 2016
Officials urge AIS awareness during fishing opener
May 11, 2016 - 3:30pm
October 16, 2010
Pumpkinseed sunfish
Will sunfish eat zebra mussels? Alexandria lakes look to solutions
October 16, 2010 - 9:31am
June 5, 2010
Echo Press photo by Heather Huwe Students in John Esbjornsson's environmental science class looked over the zebra mussels they found at Lake L'Homme Dieu.
Mussel beach: Students track zebras in Alexandria
June 5, 2010 - 7:16am
May 8, 2010
Zebra mussels
Should channels close to boats? Douglas County wants feedback on idea to stop zebra mussels
May 8, 2010 - 9:33am
January 13, 2010
Curly-leaf pondweed was first discovered on 11th Crow Wing Lake in 2006 during a June fish survey conducted by the Department of Natural Resources. (Photo courtesy of
Group works to stop curly-leaf pondweed invasion
January 13, 2010 - 1:00pm