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aquatic invasive species

August 9, 2018
Volunteers in Sherburne County search for the aquatic invasive species starry stonewort during the 2017 Starry Trek. Volunteers will head meet at 8:30 a.m. Aug. 18 in Semer's Park in Ely to search for starry stonewort on local lakes. (Photo courtesy of Minnesota Aquatic Invasive Species Research Center)
Volunteers needed for aquatic invasive species event
August 9, 2018 - 1:22pm
May 11, 2018
A crew from Shelton Excavating installs protective posts near a boat cleaning station at the Pike Lake boat landing in 2017. (Clint Austin /
Lake County joins fight against aquatic invasive species
May 11, 2018 - 3:16pm
August 25, 2017
Curly leaf pondweed, an aquatic invasive species affecting Lake Superior, was recently found in Agate Bay near Two Harbors. (News-Chronicle photo by Jamey Malcomb)
Students discover new invasive species in Agate Bay
August 25, 2017 - 4:00am
May 27, 2016
Lake County Soil and Water Conservation District staff and volunteers will be handing out towels like this one at boat launches and lakes throughout the summer. (News-Chronicle photo by Adelle Whitefoot)
SWCD adopts varied approach to combat AIS
May 27, 2016 - 4:00am
July 11, 2014
 A Department of Natural Resources employee helps a boatowner check his boat and trailer for invasive species. The state has granted Lake County money to help fight aquatic invasive species in waterways in the county. Photo courtesy of the Minnesota DNR.
County to receive $75,000 for aquatic invasive species prevention
July 11, 2014 - 1:16pm