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Great Lakes / Mussels #125062

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 30, 1990
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) Report introduced.

(Monroe, Michigan: Chris Bury) Invasion of Lake Erie by zebra mussels featured; details given of threat to ecology of Great Lakes region; scenes shown. [Ontario ministry of environment Ron GRIFFIThigh school - comments.] [West Lorne, Ontario, Canada, water works John YOKOM - says area development has been frozen.] Concerns of commercial fishermen cited. [US Fish and Wildlife Service Jon STANLEY - describes magnitude of loss.] [Monroe, Michigan, water superintendent Wilfred LePAGE - says they could spread to all bodies of water.] [GRIFFIThigh school - says mussels will now be here forever.]

Bury, Chris;
Sawyer, Diane

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