Lake associations sue over zebra mussels


ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Three lake associations in Carver County have filed a lawsuit against the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources commissioner over the spread of zebra mussels.

The lawsuit alleges that DNR Commissioner Tom Landwehr has failed to establish a program to prevent the introduction of zebra mussels into Carver County lakes. The complaint was filed by the lake associations of Lake Bavaria, Christmas Lake and Lotus Lake.

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