Accession Number : ADA303351

Title :   Zebra Mussel Research. Introduction and Spread of Dreissena polymorpha in the U.S. Inland Waterway System, 1992-1993.

Descriptive Note : Technical note,

Corporate Author : ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS

Personal Author(s) : Miller, Andrew C. ; Payne, Barry S. ; Burns, Fawn M.

PDF Url : ADA303351

Report Date : OCT 1995

Pagination or Media Count : 7

Abstract : The purpose of this technical note is to analyze population structure (as indicated by density and size demography) of recently established zebra mussel populations in the U.S. inland waterway system. Samples were collected between late 1992 and early 1994. Most collections were within 12 months of the first zebra mussel sightings.

Descriptors :   *MUSSELS, *FOULING ORGANISMS, *INLAND WATERWAYS, DEMOGRAPHY, POPULATION, MOLLUSCACIDES.

Subject Categories : Biology
      Stress Physiology
      Hydrology, Limnology and Potamology

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE