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At the Lake: Bottom-feeding fish add to invasive-weed problem

Provided by the Tahoe Daily Tribune

The spread of non-native species, including the discovery of invasive mussels in western lakes, has Lake Tahoe officials scrambling to set up protections before this summer’s boating season.

A man who was a top athlete and had a fulfilling job as a painter specializing in Victorian homes saw his life go downhill when he developed a drinking problem. He tells how Sierra Recovery Center helped him get back on his feet.

A new housing project could get one low- or moderate income family a partial lake view through an agreement between the St. Joseph Community Land Trust and city of South Lake Tahoe.