Aquatic invasive species

Private citizens and government ministries all have a role in controlling aquatic invasive species in Alberta.

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Private citizens and government ministries all have a role in controlling aquatic invasive species in Alberta.

This campaign educates Albertans about avoiding illegal introduction of invasive species into water bodies.

Anglers, aquarium and pond owners must follow rules to avoid introducing invasive fish species into Alberta’s water bodies.

Invasive aquatic plants can reduce biological diversity, affect water quality and interfere with recreational opportunities.