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

Impact ID2728
Impact TypeWater Quality
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionAlthough Secchi depths did not change after zebra mussels arrived, chlorophyll a did decrease. However, water quality parameters measured were dependent zebra mussel density.
Reference17066
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
LocationGreen Bay, Lake Michigan

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