Jump to content
  • GUESTS

    If You  want access  to member only forums on FM, You will need to Sign-in or  Sign-Up now .

    This box will disappear once you are signed in as a member.

Sign in to follow this  
TR21HP

zebra muscles

Recommended Posts

TR21HP

We took out 2 docks and boat lifts this weekend and all 4 were covered with zebra muscles. This was on 2 separate parcels in Isle Bay. Judging by just these 2 incidents I would say it is more widespread than people think, or maybe I was tinking they were just isolated reports. Anybody else see this in taking docks out this fall?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
TRZ II

They are everywhere now on the pond.....

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Paul Waldowski

We pulled ours out this a.m. and experienced the same thing.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
MN Musky

My Dock/ Lift was covered on the north end by the wealthwood access. First time in 6 years.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
flyfisher03

I would let the DNR know about them and if you kept any I'd bring them along also.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Big Buck Buster

If you keep any zebra mussels, DNR wants you to put them in a container with rubbing alcohol in it before you send them in. DO NOT get caught transporting them anywhere without the DNR knowing about it first.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
gizmoguy

DNR knows they are in the lake. Old news. I think they know what they look like. If it makes you feel better, call them.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
JohnMickish

Yes, the DNR know they are in the lake and they know what they look like, but they also want to know the extent of the infestation. Since nobody wants to pay increased fees so they (the DNR) can go out and do the work themselves, our help goes a long way in keeping cost down. Let the DNR know what you guys have found.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
TR21HP

We called them that afternoon and they came out and took a look, took some photos and samples.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Join the conversation

You can post now and register later. If you have an account, sign in now to post with your account.

Guest
Reply to this topic...

×   Pasted as rich text.   Restore formatting

  Only 75 emoji are allowed.

×   Your link has been automatically embedded.   Display as a link instead

×   Your previous content has been restored.   Clear editor

×   You cannot paste images directly. Upload or insert images from URL.

Sign in to follow this  



×
×
  • Create New...

Important Information

By using this site, you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue.