Hundreds of scaups found dead in north-central Minnesota lakes

The DNR believe about 200 lesser scaups have died from a parasite carried by an invasive species of snail. There have been several other die-offs of scaups over the past few years -- about 12,000 are estimated to have died since 2008.
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The DNR believe about 200 lesser scaups have died from a parasite carried by an invasive species of snail. There have been several other die-offs of scaups over the past few years -- about 12,000 are estimated to have died since 2008.

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