Protect Your Waters

Prevent the transport of zebra mussels, Eurasian watermilfoil and other aquatic invasive species (AIS).

Invasive species are species that are not native to Minnesota and cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health.

Minnesota waters are threatened by aquatic invasive species. It is illegal to transport any aquatic plants, zebra mussels, New Zealand mudsnails or other prohibited invasive species, or to launch a boat or trailer with these species attached.

 

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2013 Invasive species annual report pdf


Protect the Great Lakes from Aquatic Invasive Species

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Aquatic Invasive Species - Minnesota Waters At Risk

movie icon Documentary: Aquatic Invasive Species - Minnesota Waters At Risk
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Invasive Species Calendar pdf


 

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Promotional material
Find posters, tent cards and web graphics here to print or post online.

 


AIS DVD

Protect Your Waters
Find public awareness materials and information about the national campaign.