Zebra mussels in KS quatic uisance Jason M. Goeckler KANSAS pecies Zebra mussels are native to the Black and Caspian Sea in Europe. Native range Arrived into the Great Lakes in 1988 in the ballast water of ships.
Jason M. Goeckler
Lake of the Ozarks, Taneycomo, MO; Base Lake, NE; Grand Lake, Keystone, Kaw, Oologah, OK.
Fall 2003 discovery 50/m2
December 2003 3½ foot lake drawdown
135/m2 in dry area
Fall 2004 sample 25,178/m2
From: D.K. Britton and R.F. McMahon 2006
Kansas Wildlife & Parks
1830 Merchant St.
Emporia, KS 66801