Dreissena bugensis
Dreissena bugensis
(quagga mussel)

Impact ID7714
Impact TypeRecreation
Study TypeAnecdotal
Study LocationField
Impact DescriptionThe stretch of Snake River is claimed by the Idaho State Department of Agriculture to take a few years to reopen completely due to the contamination of Dreissena bugensis.
Great Lakes RegionNo
LocationSnake River, Idaho

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Citation information: U.S. Geological Survey. [2024]. Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database. Gainesville, Florida. Accessed [3/2/2024].

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