Documents

NORTHWEST DEFENSE AGAINST MUSSELS (NDAM) – DECLARATION OF COOPERATION (with signatures through 5/23/14)

“Declaration of Cooperation Action Items – October 2013 Update”

1.  Preventing an Invasion Meeting Documents

Agenda
Speaker Bio’s
Media Advisory
Briefing: Quagga and Zebra Mussel Threat to the Pacific Northwest
Guest opinion: The zebra and quagga mussel threat to the Pacific Northwest can be avoided with a reasonable investment in prevention
H.R. 1823: PLAQ Act of 2013

2.  Legislation

Reps. Heck, Thompson, and Amodei Introduce Bipartisan Bill Adding Quagga Mussels to National Invasive Species List (May 16, 2013)
S. 601: Water Resources Development Act of 2013
H.R. 996: Invasive Fish and Wildlife Prevention Act
Schumer Launches Plan For First-Ever Rapid Response Grant Program To Combat Aquatic Invasive Species

3.  Educational Resources

“DON’T MOVE A MUSSEL” EDUCATION AND TRAINING VIDEO

4. Technical Documents

Coatings for Mussel Control — Three Years of Laboratory and Field Testing (Skaja et al. 2012)
Quagga/Zebra Facility Vulnerability Assessment Template (BOR 2009)
A Review of the State of Idaho Dreissenid Mussel Prevention and Contingency Plans (AERF 2012)
Assessment of Potential Impact of Mussels to John Day and Dalles Projects (RNT Consulting for USACE 2010)

5. Economic Impact Studies

Preliminary Damage Estimates for Selected Invasive Fauna in B.C. (Robinson et al. 2013)

IEAB. 2010. Economic Risk Associated with the Potential Establishment of Zebra and Quagga Mussels in the Columbia River Basin
Phillips, S. and M. Sytsma. 2005. Potential Economic Impacts of Zebra Mussels on the Hydropower Facilities in the Columbia River Basin.
For more quagga/zebra mussel economic impact studies go here