Dreissena polymorpha
Dreissena polymorpha
(zebra mussel)
Mollusks-Bivalves
Exotic

Impact ID2711
Impact TypeCommerce
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionCommercial fishing gear has been negatively affected. Nets are known to have very large accumulations of zebra mussels -- so large that they are useless and difficult to retrieve.
Reference14768
Great Lakes RegionYes
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