APA http://wamc.org en Park Agency Restricts General Use of Invasive Smothering Mats http://wamc.org/post/park-agency-restricts-general-use-invasive-smothering-mats <p></p><p></p><p>Adirondack Park Agency commissioners have approved a General Permit for management of aquatic invasive species.&nbsp; The permit restricts the use of mats that are used to smother non-native species like the Asian Clam, due to concerns that native shoreline ecosystems are being adversely affected. Wed, 16 Jan 2013 17:13:45 +0000 Pat Bradley 55866 at http://wamc.org Park Agency Restricts General Use of Invasive Smothering Mats