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Trying to keep mussels under control in local waterways

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SAN DIEGO (CBS 8) - They are filter feeders that eat plankton and other sea creatures that float in the water. Mussels travel through cargo ships from the Ukraine and Russia.

The trouble is, they clog pipes and can shut down our waterways. In this News 8 Environmental Alert, Shawn Styles reports from Miramar Lake with how authorities are working to manage them before they cause massive destruction.

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