Invasive Zebra Mussels Found In Lake WacoThe rapidly reproducing mollusks are originally from Eurasia and can clog public-water intake pipes, harm boats and cut simmers.
Zebra Mussels Move Into Denton Water SystemThey are a species about the size of a dime, but the damage they are causing will cost one city millions. Zebra mussels have moved from Lake Ray Roberts into the water system in Denton.
Boat Draining For Zebra Mussels Goes Statewide Holiday boating over Fourth of July weekend in Texas will include more regulations meant to stop the spread of invasive zebra mussels.
Experts Urge Water Conservation Despite New PipelineThe new $310 million Lake Texoma pipeline is finally online. When fully operational it will provide 28 percent of the water in the North Texas Municipal Water District.
Rules To Combat Zebra Mussels Extended StatewideA new Texas rule, just passed by the Texas Parks and Wildlife Commission, expands boat draining rules from 47 counties to statewide to combat the spread of Zebra mussels.
More Counties, Lakes Added To Zebra Mussel FightState officials fighting the spread of invasive zebra mussels have expanded the territory where boaters are required to drain all watercraft before and after entering lakes and streams.
Zebra Mussels Confirmed In Lake LavonLake Lavon has now become the latest major body of water in North Texas where the presence of zebra mussels has been confirmed according to testing by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS).
Zebra Mussel Fight May Include More LakesState officials fighting the spread of invasive zebra mussels want the public's input on a proposal to require that people in 30 more counties drain all boats operating on public water after use.