BIO 205: Ecology

Invasive Species

Zebra Mussels

Zebra mussels were first documented in the Mississippi River in 1992. The state of Iowa is trying to prevent the introduction of zebra mussels into other bodies of water.

Reference Materials

Encyclopedias are always a good place to start researching your topic. The articles are typically written by an expert in the field and can provide an overview of the invasive species you have chosen. 

While researching, always look over the bibliographies found at the conclusion. There might be other good articles or books listed that could help you in your research.

The Encyclopedia of Earth