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Our company has successfully completed the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Training.



Mussel Watch
to Identify Zebra Mussels

Zebra Mussels Information

From the Minnesota DNR:

Prohibited invasive species

Certain invasive species that can threaten natural resources and their use have been designated as prohibited invasive species in Minnesota. It is unlawful (a misdemeanor) to possess, import, purchase, transport, or introduce these species except under a permit for disposal, control, research, or education. The prohibited invasive species in Minnesota include the following and any hybrids, cultivars, or varieties of the species listed below:

  • Aquatic Plants
    African oxygen weed (Lagarosiphon major)
    aquarium watermoss or giant salvinia (Salvinia molesta)
    Australian stone crop (Crassula helmsii)
    brittle naiad (Najas minor)
    curly-leaf pondweed (Potamogeton crispus)*
    Eurasian watermilfoil (Myriophyllum spicatum)*
    European frog-bit (Hydrocharis morsus-ranae)
    flowering rush (Butomus umbellatus)*
    hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata)
    Indian swampweed (Hygrophila polysperma)
    purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria, Lythrum virgatum, or any variety, hybrid, or cultivar thereof)*
    water aloe or water soldiers (Stratiotes aloides)
    water chestnut (Trapa natans)
    the aquatic plants listed in Code of Federal Regulations, title 7, section 360.200, are also designated as prohibited invasive species except for Chinese water spinach (Ipomoea aquatica)


Aquatic Weed Removal

by R.R. Handyman Service

Randy Rider • Owner

P.O. Box 116

Merrifield, MN • 56465


Cell: 218-851-7383 Daytime Business Hours




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