While he agrees that the fishery is in decline, he points to the invasion of the spiny water flea in the lake.
What does SWF stand for?
SWF stands for Spiny Water Flea (species)
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For example, spiny water flea is pretty much everywhere.
Pula said the power washing of boat hulls and trailers, the flushing of outboard motors, live wells and bilges with scalding water provided a further guarantee the reservoir would not be inadvertently populated with other invasive species, including the spiny water flea, Eurasian milfoil, water chestnut and fanwort.
The spiny water flea, Bythotrephes cederstroemi (BC), represents another potential exotic threat to the Great Lakes.
Now species like the zebra mussel, round goby, and the spiny water flea harm native species through competition for food and predation.