What is Biodiversity? California Biodiversity Council, 2008. Web. 19 May 2014.
05 May 2014. “Welcome to InvasiveSpecies.gov!” National Invasive Species Council.05 May 2014. “Tackling the Problem”. Convention on Biological Diversity. 05 May 2014. http://www.cbd.int/idb/2009/about/action/default.shtml “Invasive Species Solutions”.
Algaecides, Biopesticides, Biocides, Fungicides, Herbicides, Insecticides, and Matricides. There are hundreds of names for all these American-made chemicals. Most of them are good for plants but most of them are bad for humans and animals. Scientists are conducting tests and studying these harmful chemicals because of concern of pesticides getting into our main water systems. Some of the problems with chemicals getting into our water systems are that the soil can only hold so much liquid, the rest of the chemicals run off into our streams and creeks.
Body It’s important that Zebra Mussels are dealt with great care. Zebra Mussels get their food and energy from filtering water. Nearly a quart can be filtered by and adult Zebra Mussel (“Zebra Mussels,” 2013, para. 5). So if there was an infestation of Zebra Mussels in a lake they could filter a lo... ... middle of paper ... ...bility to multiply fast and to attach to almost any hard surface they are a hard species to handle (“Zebra Mussels,” 2013, para.