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

Impact ID5228
Impact TypeCommerce
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe presence of Dreissena polymorpha in Minnesota waters impacts the harvest of minnows for bait sales, as infested areas cannot be harvested without special permit.
Reference38008
Great Lakes RegionYes
Cost 
LocationMinnesota, USA

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