Lake Pests Costing Millions

The Department of Fisheries in a secret 2017 memo says invasive lake species are costing taxpayers and industry hundreds of millions a year. Staff said costs are conservative estimates, and warned any spread of aquatic pests to Western lakes would be disastrous: “Aquatic invasive species can have profound impacts.”

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