Deer Lake Watershed Association

PO Box 23

Effie, MN 56639

©2019 by deerlakewatershed.org

AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES

- THREAT TO DEER LAKE WATERSHED-

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ZEBRA MUSSELS
FLOWERING RUSH

Photo By Ryan Hodnett

PURPLE LOOSTRIFE

Photo By Smithsonian Environmental Research Center

FAUCET SNAIL
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Photo By Leslie J Mehroff

University of Conneticut

WATCH THIS ITASCA AIS VIDEO TO LEARN MORE

EURASIAN WATERMILFOIL

HOW CAN WE DO OUR PART TO STOP AIS FROM SPREADING

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Clean plants, animals and mud off all equipment

Drain livewell, bilge and other water  containers

Dry everything for 5 days or wipe down

Dispose of unwanted bait and fish parts in the trash

Talk to your guests about following these steps to prevent the spread of AIS

Mobile Decontamination Unit needed

CALL 218-256-4243 FOR CLOSEST MOBILE DECONTAMINATION UNIT

LEARN NOW HOW TO CLEAN YOUR BOAT AND EQUIPMENT FROM AIS

CLICK ON THE AIS LOGO BELOW