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Researchers Transport Endangered Mussels To Save Them
2013-09-12 09:11:52

Researchers have transported two endangered freshwater mussel species from Pennsylvania to Illinois in an attempt to re-establish their populations in the western part of the Ohio River Basin.

2005-06-07 17:44:02

USDA Forest Service (FS) research suggests that a decline in the abundance of freshwater mussels about 1000 years ago may have been caused by the large-scale cultivation of maize by Native Americans.


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  • A political dynamiter.
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