The Westside Mussel Task Force, with stakeholder input, is in the process of developing a program to prevent colonization of quagga and zebra mussels and prevent the spread of New Zealand mud snails in the Region.

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Meeting Name Dates & Locations Topics Covered Documents
Regional Invasive Mussel Task Force Meeting April 14, 2014
Lake County Courthouse
255 N Forbes Street
Lakeport, CA


Meeting Notes

Special Meeting:

Regional Invasive Mussel Task Force Meeting


March 3, 2014
Clearlake City Hall
14050 Olympic Drive
Clearlake, CA 95422



Meeting Notes

Draft Mission Statement:

Prevent colonization in Westside Regional water bodies by quagga or zebra mussels and elminate or prevent the spread of New Zealand mud snails from Putah Creek through a comprehensive Regional Program promoting education, communication, and outreach to all stakeholders, agencies, boaters, anglers, and citizens within the Westside Region.


Links to Other Programs:

California Department of Fish and Wildlife
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
California Environmental Protection Agency
California Department of Water Resources
California Department of Public Health
California Department of Food and Agriculture

Regional Plans:

Lake County
Solano County Water Agency
North Coast Consortium
Bay Area Consortium