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Allison Gamble, a post-doctoral researcher at the Tahoe Environmental Research Center, talks about ongoing research projects at the center. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
Geoffrey Schladow, director of the UC Davis Tahoe Environmental Research Center, talks about several ongoing research projects at the center. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
Workers from Tahoe Marine and Excavating lower a rubber barrier into the water Tuesday at Emerald Bay. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
Asian clams of different sizes are scattered across the bottom of Emerald Bay. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo
Katie Webb and Brant Allan, two of the four divers working on the Asian clam control project at Lake Tahoe's Emerald Bay, enter the water Tuesday. The divers are covering the infested lake bottom with thin rubber barriers, augmented with organic material, that reduce the available oxygen and smother the clams. Sue Cockrell/Enterprise photo

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