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June 21, 2019
This bighead carp was captured by the Minnesota DNR on Thursday, June 20, near the Xcel Energy King Power Plant on the St. Croix River in Oak Park Heights. Minnesota DNR photo
More invasive carp confirmed in Mississippi and St. Croix Rivers
June 21, 2019 - 11:14am
June 17, 2019
A zebra mussel.   Forum News Service file photo
For the first time, a North Dakota lake is found with zebra mussels
June 17, 2019 - 5:34pm
April 15, 2019
Invasive silver carp. Courtesy Minnesota DNR
DNR confirms invasive silver carp on St. Croix River
April 15, 2019 - 5:03pm
January 2, 2019
A closeup of elongate hemlock scale, a tiny insect that uses a probe to suck nutrients out of evergreen needles. The insect has been found on many wreaths and other holiday decorations sold at big box stores across Wisconsin. Courtesy of Vermont Invasives
Officials urges burning or bagging natural holiday decor due to invasive insect
January 2, 2019 - 9:28am
October 11, 2018
Zebra mussels discovered in another Otter Tail County lake
October 11, 2018 - 2:09pm
March 12, 2018
A cluster of zebra mussels sits on a navagation buoy that was pulled from Lake Superior by the USCG Cutter Alder. (2006 file photo / Forum News Service)
Zebra mussels double water clarity in Big Winnie: DNR calls meeting to talk about future of walleye fishery
March 12, 2018 - 6:05am
June 9, 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.
State's largest invasive carp taken near Redwood Falls
June 9, 2017 - 11:17am
February 18, 2015
Change may come to invasive species decal law
February 18, 2015 - 8:37am
September 27, 2013
DNR advises waterfowl hunters to avoid spreading invasive species
September 27, 2013 - 10:59am
March 22, 2012
Lake associations sue DNR -- say it is not doing enough to keep out zebra mussels
March 22, 2012 - 8:21am
March 2, 2012
Lake Restoration applied a topical treatment of copper sulfate to Rose Lake Thursday in an effort to stem an early outbreak of zebra mussels. (DNR Photo)
Fargo man convicted of introducing mussels to Rose Lake
March 2, 2012 - 7:21am
January 6, 2012
Zebra mussels
Transporting mussels carries consequences
January 6, 2012 - 8:23am
March 31, 2011
Becker County businesses homing in on invasives
March 31, 2011 - 8:24am
July 22, 2010
Becker County Soil and Water District Agriculture Inspector Marsha Watland points out an invasive species during one of four tours she gave last week, teaching people about how to control the plants.
Some invasives deemed toxic to environment
July 22, 2010 - 7:19am
January 7, 2010
A cluster of zebra mussels sits on a navagation buoy that was pulled from Lake Superior by the USCG Cutter Alder. Park Service officials have confirmed the presence of zebra mussels on Isle Royale. Plans call for the complete eradication of the colony from the island's waters. (File / News Tribune)
Zebra mussel fight in Douglas County heating up
January 7, 2010 - 7:24am