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But isn't cross contaminating part of the zebra mussels' survival adaptation?
Due to Texas laws, the presence of Zebra mussels in Texoma has very SERIOUS implications on drinking water supplies.
Do some research on zebra mussels yall. They are very efficient filter feeders. They are introduced competition in the food chain for every single species of fry (baby) fish plus the forage fish the adults feed on.
Alan is right. They are here. There isn't much we can do about it. Pandoras box is open. But can you imagine Cisco covered in zebra mussels? If it happens, divers will be at fault. I just happen to not really mind the trade off of plentiful fish to look at and photograph with reduced visibility.
I find some of the attitudes here disturbing.