National Invasive Species Awareness Week

This week kicks off National Invasive Species Awareness Week!

Did you know the impact of invasive species is estimated to cost $30 billion annually in Canada!

Take Action on invasive species:
👞 Play Clean Go – clean your gear, pets, clothes and shoes after visiting a trail or park.

🔥 Buy Local Burn Local – to stop the spread of harmful insects and pathogens, do not move firewood and purchase firewood locally.

🛶 Clean Drain Dry – Inspect, clean, drain and dry your boat, boating equipment and fishing gear after visiting a water body.

🌻 Be Plant Wise – Buy/grow/sell only non-invasive plant species.

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