- Clean and dry anything that came in contact with a body if water, like boats, trailers, fishing equipment, clothing, and dogs prior to entering a new waterbody
- Never release plants, fish, or animals into a body of water unless they came out of that body of water. Remember – the use of fin fish (dead or alive) as bait, with a few exceptions, is illegal in the province.
Examples of aquatic hitchhikers
Newest arrival: New Zealand mudsnails
Please prevent: whirling disease, Zebra mussels, spiny water fleas
Already here: Eurasian water milfoil, Didymo (rock snot)