Aquatic invasive species

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

Services and information

  • 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.
  • Aquarium and pond owners and anglers 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.