TITLE

The zebra mussel -- New York's carpetbagger

AUTHOR(S)
Stegemann, Eileen C.
PUB. DATE
July 1992
SOURCE
Conservationist;Jul92, Vol. 47 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that the zebra mussel, originally from the Caspian and Black Seas, is wreaking havoc along the shores of many of New York's lakes and rivers and provides a closeup of the mussel and a brief look at what the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is doing about it. Life history; How they got here in the US; New York distribution; How they are spread; Ecological impacts; Life cycle of a zebra mussel; Economic impacts; More.
ACCESSION #
9208175932

 

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