Skip Navigation
Regional News

Zebra mussels rebounding near Sackets Harbor

Listen to this story
A thick cake of zebra mussels nearly shut down a water treatment plant in Sackets Harbor last week. The invasive species has been wreaking havoc in Lake Ontario for more than 20 years now. New regulations on the ocean-going freighters that first brought zebra mussels to these shores--and other measures--have led some to believe the invader has been contained. But, as Jonathan Brown reports, officials in Sackets Harbor now fear the species is rebounding.

Hear this

Download audio

Share this


Visitor comments

on:

NCPR is supported by:

This is a Visitor-Supported website.