effectiveness of earthtec(®) for killing invasive quagga mussels (dreissena rostriformis bugensis) and preventing their colonization in the western united states.quagga mussels (dreissena rostriformis bugensis) have created economic and ecological impacts in the western united states since their discovery in 2007. this study focuses on chemical control for preventing the spread of these mussels. the effectiveness of earthtec(®) in killing quagga mussels (adults, juveniles, and veligers) in lake mead, nevada-arizona, was evaluated over time across six concentrations: 0, 1, 5, 10, 17, and 83 ppm. one hundred percent mortality of adult and juvenile mussels ...201323194393
susceptibility of quagga mussels (dreissena rostriformis bugensis) to hot-water sprays as a means of watercraft decontamination.the recent spread of dreissenid mussels to various bodies of water in the western us has sparked interest by many state and federal agencies to develop protocols to stop further expansion. quagga mussels (dreissena rostriformis bugensis) are of particular importance as they are currently the most widespread dreissenid species in the region. this project examined the susceptibility of quagga mussels to hot-water sprays at different temperatures and durations of spray contact at lake mead (nevada- ...201121390911
Displaying items 1 - 2 of 2