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

Impact ID6318
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeObservational
Study LocationN/A
Impact DescriptionPositive eDNA detection of Dreissena polymorpha caused officials to close motorized boating for a weekend on Clear Lake while inspection stations were set up, and long-term rules for motorized crafts on the lake were changed in response to the eDNA detection.
Reference41575
Great Lakes RegionNo
Cost 
LocationWasagaming, Manitoba

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