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July 18, 2013
Marion Lake resident Ellen Palmer is part of a group that would like to have the authority to tax lake residents to pay for water quality improvement projects. Dan Gunderson | MPR Photo
Lake districts cause a stir in Minnesota
July 18, 2013 - 11:32pm
July 17, 2013
Educating boat owners about AIS
July 17, 2013 - 11:29pm
July 6, 2013
Anita Merritt, a staff member at the Headwaters Science Center, led the design efforts for a new exhibit discussing the threat and impacts of aquatic invasive species. The exhibit is located on the second floor of the science center. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Taking AIM at AIS: Educating while inspecting
July 6, 2013 - 11:06pm
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Level 1 boat inspector Ginny Barsness, right, approaches boat owner Doug Peterson and Dylan Klegstad on Wednesday afternoon to inspect their boat for aquatic invasive species at the Nymore access to Lake Bemidji. As it was the first time Peterson put his boat in the water for the season, Barsness’ role was an educational talk not an inspection. Monte Draper | Bemidji Pioneer
Taking AIM at AIS: Invasive species are on the doorstep
July 6, 2013 - 11:01pm
Taking AIM at AIS: Know the enemy
July 6, 2013 - 10:54pm
DNR: AIS inspections can result in fines
July 6, 2013 - 10:50pm
July 5, 2013
Understanding the enemy
July 5, 2013 - 9:47pm
June 4, 2013
Zebra mussels have been found in waters south and east of Beltrami County, and have been identified as a main aquatic invasive species. Last week, the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirmed the presence of zebra mussels in two Itasca County lakes.
Volunteer coordinator may be needed to combat aquatic invasive species
June 4, 2013 - 9:09pm
May 24, 2013
Fighting aquatic invasive species top of list for local advocates
May 24, 2013 - 12:03am
May 7, 2013
While Lt. Larry Hanson explains how the Department of Natural Resources uses dogs to find invasive zebra mussels, his rescue dog Digger plays with a ball that was the dog’s reward for finding the zebra mussels hidden on a boat trailer Tuesday during a news conference and demonstration at Fort Snelling State Park. Jennifer Simonson | MPR Photo
Meet new zebra mussel inspectors: dogs
May 7, 2013 - 11:49pm
April 26, 2013
Watercraft inspection training set for Saturday
April 26, 2013 - 12:31am