Maybe we can drink our way to solving the Zebra mussel problem! A new IPA, "invasive pale ale" uses Zebra mussel shells in a new brew. Get some for your Thanksgiving celebration!
Following the recommendation to inspect, clean, and dry, we have found that prevention of spread of AIS can be successful. Following is a link to a story about an AIS prevention success!
Dogs trained by an organization based in Three Forks, Montana are being utilized to sniff out Zebra mussels in watercraft. Preventing the spread of Zebra mussels by watercraft is one of the primary focus points in the effort to control the spread of this deadly invasive species, and preliminary... [ READ MORE... ]
Aggressive zebra mussels continue to make a home for themselves in Lake Winnipeg, but this year, Manitoba officials have devised a bold plan to help stop their invasion.
As the ice recedes on Lake Winnipeg, scientists want to experiment with lowering a silk curtain onto the lake floor, in an... [ READ MORE... ]
Some good, simple equipment cleaning advice from Wisconsin DNR wardens to duck hunters and anglers about moving aquatic invasive species.
New Zealand Mudsnails were recently discovered in Spring Creek, one of PA's finest limestone creeks.
NZMS infestations can grow to densities of as many as 400,000 per square meter, and at these concentrations, they cause major... [ READ MORE... ]
i would like to take this opportunity to thank TU members Laura McFarland and Matt Krueger for their considerable effort in putting together the wader and boot washing and aquatic information stations at the recent annual TU meeting in Madison. Thanks to Webelos Caleb Jansen and Calvin Geerdts for... [ READ MORE... ]
While we're an organization of trout, salmon, and steelhead anglers, many of us also enjoy bird and waterfowl hunting. Aquatic invasive species are a threat to our mission, our sport, and to the entire aquatic environment. Here's some good advice from Iowa DNR.
http://kiwaradio.com/sports/... [ READ MORE... ]
Trout in the Classroom (TIC) is a fantastic program introducing our future outdoor enthusiasts to the world of trout. Some of the topics we cover in TIC are life cycle, water quality, genetics, and watershed health. There is opportunity to get out into nature and see the stream ecosystem first... [ READ MORE... ]
Native redband trout collected from South Fork Salmon Falls Creek, northern Nevada.