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#11698217 - 06/30/16 03:37 PM Boaters Beware
KingwoodCat Offline
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Zebra Mussels now found in Eagle Mountain, Lake Worth and Lake Livinston.
Check your boat on trailer ins it.

http://tpwd.texas.gov/newsmedia/releases...rce=govdelivery
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#11698247 - 06/30/16 04:05 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
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Good News......

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#11698256 - 06/30/16 04:09 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: RedRanger]
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Well, all three of those lakes got em from water being released from lakes upstream. Not much can be done about that.
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#11698278 - 06/30/16 04:28 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: Chris B]
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Originally Posted By: Chris B
Well, all three of those lakes got em from water being released from lakes upstream. Not much can be done about that.


You know this how?

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#11698298 - 06/30/16 04:43 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: Dubee]
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Originally Posted By: Dubee
Originally Posted By: Chris B
Well, all three of those lakes got em from water being released from lakes upstream. Not much can be done about that.


You know this how?

The fact that lakes upstream have them and are releasing water. Seems pretty simple to me. Not sure what there is to question.
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#11698303 - 06/30/16 04:49 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
erittmueller Offline
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Because Bridgeport had/has them.....upstream from them.
It is logical based on their reproductive cycle/how they reproduce.

Eric

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#11698335 - 06/30/16 05:20 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
361V Offline
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I'm going w/no "fisherman error" on this one since they were confirmed upstream way before. Seems most logical. Now don't ask me how they got in Bridgeport! :-)
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#11698341 - 06/30/16 05:28 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: 361V]
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Originally Posted By: 361V
I'm going w/no "fisherman error" on this one since they were confirmed upstream way before. Seems most logical. Now don't ask me how they got in Bridgeport! :-)

Possibly the same way they got in a 45 acre lake in Sherman without a boat ramp near lake Texoma.
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#11698363 - 06/30/16 05:52 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
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welcomezebra mussels eeks peep

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#11698654 - 06/30/16 09:49 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
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I'm sure every lake that flooded or has water from a another lakes spillway will soon have them.

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#11698711 - 06/30/16 10:19 PM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
pil,b Offline
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They would have to kill every duck,goose,crane,water turkey yada yada to keep them out of lakes. fish

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#11699113 - 07/01/16 08:29 AM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
jwcromer Offline
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Registered: 11/18/06
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WHO CARES HOW THEY GOT THERE.............THEY ARE THERE................

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#11699186 - 07/01/16 08:52 AM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: pil,b]
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Originally Posted By: pil,b
They would have to kill every duck,goose,crane,water turkey yada yada to keep them out of lakes. fish


Exactly

Now the TPWD is using this as way to fine people and collect revenue.

TPWD is becoming just another corrupt run department in Texas

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#11699264 - 07/01/16 09:16 AM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: KingwoodCat]
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I asked a game warden why they were doing this to boaters since there was no way to control the water coming from lakes upstream that had zebra mussels and that was the main source of contamination due to the flooding. He said it was something they could control. I told him that was a pretty sad answer.
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#11699286 - 07/01/16 09:26 AM Re: Boaters Beware [Re: etexbasser]
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Originally Posted By: etexbasser
I asked a game warden why they were doing this to boaters since there was no way to control the water coming from lakes upstream that had zebra mussels and that was the main source of contamination due to the flooding. He said it was something they could control. I told him that was a pretty sad answer.


Ask him his opinion on Chris Fried.

http://www.gohunt.com/read/news/game-warden-poaches-deer-yet-keeps-his-job

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