Article posted on June 26, 2018

Aquatic Invasive Species




Alberta Farmer Express -Some close calls, but invasive mussels kept at bay this year


Alberta Environment and Parks videos on Aquatic Invasive Species



     Flowering Rush: A Menace in Bloom - 

What can be done to minimize the spread of flowering rush into Alberta waters? Environment and Parks staff is using different tools and looking to the public for help to identify and report this growing problem. 




Alberta's Mussel-sniffing Dogs 

Alberta’s Aquatic Invasive Species (AIS) Conservation K-9 Program is part of the provincial aquatic invasive species watercraft inspection initiative.



We let the dogs out 

Meet our furry friends in the fight against invasive mussels 


Alberta Environment and Parks Conservation K9 Unit
Watch the Conservation K-9 Team Dogs as they sniff watercraft for invasive quagga and zebra mussels.






Last Updated: Tuesday, June 26, 2018

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