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Title Biology and management of invasive quagga and zebra mussels in the western United States / edited by Wai Hing Wong and Shawn L. Gerstenberger
Published Boca Raton : CRC Press, [2015]
©2015
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Description 1 online resource (xx, 545 pages) : illustrations
Contents Section 1. Introduction -- section 2. Biology -- section 3. Detection -- section 4. Prevention -- section 5. Policy -- section 6. Monitoring -- section 7. Control
Summary Biology and Management of Invasive Quagga and Zebra Mussels in the Western United States is a synthesis of the biology and management of invasive mussels from scientists and managers working on invasive quagga and zebra mussels in the western United States. Invasive dreissenid mussels have spread throughout southwestern United States at unprecedented speeds, and present a unique threat to native ecosystems. This book documents the efforts, both successful and unsuccessful, of individuals and agencies after dreissenid mussels invaded the West. Although the book is designed specifically for scie
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Introduced organisms -- Control -- United States
Quagga mussel -- Control -- United States
Quagga mussel -- Control -- West (U.S.)
Quagga mussel.
Zebra mussel -- Control -- United States
Zebra mussel -- Control -- West (U.S.)
Zebra mussel.
Quagga mussel.
SCIENCE -- Life Sciences -- Zoology -- General.
Zebra mussel -- Control.
Zebra mussel.
United States.
West United States.
Form Electronic book
Author Gerstenberger, Shawn L., 1968- editor.
Wong, Wai Hing, editor.
ISBN 1466595620
9781466595620