About the ICC

Invasive Crayfish Collaboration

Photographer: MN Sea Grant
The Invasive Crayfish Collaborative (ICC) brings industry, science, and land management stakeholders together to improve the management of invasive crayfish in the Great Lakes Region. It is convened and facilitated by Illinois-Indiana Sea Grant and the Illinois Natural History Survey with funding from the Great Lakes Restoration Initiative.

What’s New

Acoustic signals and behavior of the invasive freshwater crayfish Cherax destructor (Clark, 1936)

De Vita, C., Mauro, M., Vazzana, M., Arculeo, M., Arizza, V., Ceraulo, M., & Buscaino, G. (2023). Journal of Marine Science and Engineering, 11, 1147. https://doi.org/10.3390/jmse11061147


Microplastic burden in invasive signal crayfish (Pacifastacus leniusculus) increases along a stream urbanization gradient

Dent, A. R., Chadwick, D. D., Eagle, L. J., Gould, A. N., Harwood, M., Sayer, C. D., & Rose, N. L. (2023). Ecology and Evolution, 13(5). https://doi.org/10.1002%2Fece3.10041


A new invader in freshwater ecosystems in France: the rusty crayfish Faxonius rusticus (Girard, 1852) 

Laffitte, M., T. Baudry, M. Guilmet, T. Andrieu, N. Poulet, T. Duperray, D. Carine, Moumen B. Collas М, & Grandjean, F. (2023). BioInvasions Records, 12, 2 : 457-468. https://doi.org/10.3391/bir.2023.12.2.10


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