Zebra mussels and quagga mussels are virtually identical both physically and behaviorally. Originally from Eastern Europe, these tiny trespassers were picked up in the ballast water of ocean-going ships and brought to the Great Lakes in the 1980s. By 1990 zebra mussels and quagga mussels had infested all of the Great Lakes.
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KELO (Sioux Falls, SD) 2019-9-26
"As design work continues on a $37 million drinking water treatment plant in Pierre, officials are looking at how to keep a new threat under control; the zebra mussel."
Fox 44- KWKT (Nexstar Broadcasting) 2018-5-26
"Lake Waco is a drinking source, you know, for the City of Waco," Heuring says. "So if we get zebra mussels problems, we are going to have a lot of issues with our pipes..."
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