Aquatic Invasive Species

 

Volunteer Opportunities and Regional Information and Events

In the Revelstoke Area, your regional committee is the Columbia Shuswap Invasive Species Society
In the West Kootenays, watch for Central Kootenay Invasive Species Society
In the East Kootenays, the East Kootenay Invasive Species Council is your regional organization.
North of Revelstoke, contact the NorthWest Invasive Plants Council.

 

Provincial Resources

To report invasive species there are several options:
All species:

– See more at: http://bcinvasives.ca/report/#sthash.f0RK2BjW.dpuf

Call ISCBC at 1-888-933-3722 – we can link you with your Regional Committee;
Take a photo and email us at info@bcinvasives.ca

Plants
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Report-A-Weed – The Province’s Report-a-Weed-wizard takes you through 3 easy steps to report a suspected new sighting of an invasive plant species in BC. You can also report a weed using the smartphone app for iPhone or Android.
Join the Invasive Alien Plant Program (IAPP)

Animals
Report an Invasive Animal Species to the BC Inter-Ministry Invasive Species Working Group (IMISWG). All submissions will be directed to the provincial specialist for the respective species.
Report ALL sightings of invasive mussels to the B.C. Conservation Officer Service (RAPP): 1-877-952-7277