Isanti Soil & Water Conservation District

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You can help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species. Remember to CLEAN all visible aquatic plants, zebra mussels, and other prohibited invasive species from watercraft, trailers, and water related equipment. DRAIN water-related equipment (Boat, ballast tanks, portable bait containers, motor) and drain bilge, livewell, and baitwell by removing drain plugs before leaving the water access or shoreline property.  Keep drain plugs out and water draining devices open while transporting watercraft. DISPOSE of unwanted bait, including minnows. leeches, worms in the trash.  It is illegal to release bait into a waterbody or release aquatic animals from one waterbody to another.  If you want to keep your bait you must refill the bait container with bottled or tap water.



Benefits of Native Aquatic Plants


Invasive Species:

Curly-leaf Pondweed Information

Eurasian Watermilfoil Information

Zebra Mussel Information

Spiny Waterflea Information

Starry Stone Wart Information

Invasive Phragmites 

AIS county map

Map depicting the locations of AIS in Isanti County