Quagga and Zebra Mussel Control Workshop

California Sea Grant Extension and University of California Cooperative Extension

February 1-2, 2012 

The goal of this workshop was to assist managers with taking proactive steps to prepare for and implement eradication/control strategies in small water bodies and irrigation canals (not facilities).

Workshop Materials

  • Overview
  • Agenda
  • Presentation Abstracts
  • Combined Workshop Materials

Workshop Overview:

Workshop Presentations

Presentations covered practical aspects for implementing various eradication and control strategies including required training, equipment and permits, timelines and potential collaborators.

Workshop Field Trips

Workshop attendees visited two lakes with different levels of mussel infestation (one low and one high) to receive training in early detection monitoring and the application of eradication/control strategies.