Winter Season Check List

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WINTER (ICE-COVERED) SEASON CHECKLIST to help stop the introduction and spread of AIS in the closed-water season.

Aquatic invasive species(AIS) threaten Manitoba’s waters. Species such as zebra mussels can cause major negative economic, environmental and social impacts to water-users such as boaters, fishers, recreational water-users and industry.

In Manitoba,

BEFORE ACCESSING A WATER BODY, you need to...

BEFORE LEAVING A WATER BODY and at the shore, you need to...

WHEN LEAVING AN AIS CONTROL ZONE in addition to the exiting steps above, you need to...

To decontaminate you can:

SET FINES FOR AIS OFFENCES ARE IN EFFECT YEAR-ROUND AND RANGE FROM $174 TO $2,542 (FOR INDIVIDUALS).


PROTECT MANITOBA’S WATER BODIES FROM AQUATIC INVASIVE SPECIES (AIS). BE PART OF THE SOLUTION AND DO YOUR PART - EVERY TIME!