The town of Lake George, NY has such a bad infestation of Asian clams that it has the “Lake George Asian Clam Task Force” to help deal with the problem. A survey is conducted of the lake annually to see how bad the infestation of clams is. This year, they found two new infestation areas in the lake. The clams need to be monitored as water quality can suffer and the bottom of the lake can be littered with sharp clam shells.






2 new Asian clam infestation sites found in Lake George

Glens Falls Post-Star

LAKE GEORGE, N.Y. (AP) — The fourth annual lake-wide survey for invasive Asian clams in Lake George has revealed two new infested sites. About 45 volunteers participated in the six-day survey of the 32-mile-long lake. They found all 14 previously …and more »

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