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Look Out Aquatic Invasives...There are New Dogs in Town!

Aquatic invasive species, including zebra and quagga mussels, are serious threats to Alberta’s waterways. The province is so committed to keeping Alberta mussel-free that mussel-sniffing dogs are now a permanent addition to the Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Program. 579 more words

Environmental Health

Invasive Mussels & Snails of Lake Champlain

In my two months as a New York State Parks Boat Steward on Lake Champlain I have already collected two aquatic invasive species: the banded mystery snail and the zebra mussel. 705 more words

Flora & Fauna

Zebra Mussels Confirmed in Becker County Lake

Zebra mussels confirmed in Big Cormorant Lake in Becker County

The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has confirmed zebra mussels in Big Cormorant Lake in northwestern Minnesota’s Becker County. 321 more words


The Utter Stupidity of the Boat Inspection Program on Lake Whatcom / Facebook post, Whatcom Hawk, Wendy Harris

7 hrs July 23, 2015  Wendy Harris

I am reposting below my post from July 19 because the topic of my post, the stupidity of the boat inspection program for Aquatic Invasive Species, is on the COB city council agenda for discussion. 749 more words


Eurasian Watermilfoil and a Needle in a Haystack

As part of my job managing aquatic invasive species, I recently traveled to Vermont’s Northeast Kingdom for a site visit to Shadow Lake in the town of Glover. 821 more words


Stepping up invasive species enforcement

KIMT News 3 – As the temperatures rise, more boats are hitting area lakes. The Iowa and Minnesota Departments of Natural Resources want to be sure those lakes and other bodies of water are staying clean. 186 more words