Government of Canada invests $20 million to Asian carp prevention in the Great Lakes

NEWS PROVIDED BY: Fisheries and Oceans Central & Arctic Region Jan 23, 2018 BURLINGTON, ON, Jan. 23, 2018 /CNW/ - The Government of Canada is committed to preserving our freshwater resources and protecting the Great Lakes [...]

January 25th, 2018|Categories: General, Issues, News, North, Ontario, Quebec|Tags: , , , , , |Comments Off on Government of Canada invests $20 million to Asian carp prevention in the Great Lakes

200K Christmas trees used to fight invasive carp — and the RBG needs more

Originally published by CBC News, January 4th, 2018 The gatekeepers of vital Hamilton waterways are coming from living rooms across the city, where they were once covered in ornaments and tinsel. For almost [...]

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Zebra Mussels on the Canadian Shield

Originally Published by Outdoor Canada, November 15, 2016 By Gord Pyzer In what seems like a never ending and relentless march across the continent, zebra mussels are showing up in [...]

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New Rules to Fight Invasive Species

Protecting Environment and Native Wildlife by Banning Damaging Species Ontario is prohibiting and restricting 19 invasive species to prevent their arrival and control their spread in the province and protect [...]

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