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Entries from November 2014

What the Heck is a Fresh Water Mussel?

November 21st, 2014 by Candace Penn · Comments Off on What the Heck is a Fresh Water Mussel?

  Photo Courtesy of Marbet, Erica The average individual could walk through a creek without even noticing these small gems. In fact most people are completely unaware of their existence. Freshwater bivalves are a kind of freshwater molluscs. They are bivalves which live in freshwater, as opposed to saltwater. The majority of species of bivalve […]

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