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Interim guidelines for the disinfection of fisheries equipment to reduce the spread of whirling disease in southern Alberta

Description

These guidelines have been developed to reduce the risk of spread of Myxoboluscerebralis, commonly called Whirling disease, between waterbodies in southern Alberta. These guidelines have been specifically developed to reduce the risks arising from wild fish sampling efforts currently underway by Alberta Environment and Parks fisheries staff and other agencies for whirling disease surveillance.

Updated

October 15, 2016

Tags
Myxoboluscerebralis aquatic invasive species fisheries equipment invasive species waterbodies whirling disease

Title and publication information

Type
Policy
Alternative Title

Interim Alberta whirling disease decontamination guidelines

Alternative Title

AEP, Fish and Wildlife, 2016, No. 5

Extent

17 pages

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Parks

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment
Start Date

2016-10-15

Resource Dates

Date Created

2016-10-15

Date Added

2017-01-03T18:43:07.924331

Date Modified

2016-10-15

Date Issued

2016-10-15

Audience information

Identifiers

NEOS catalogue key

7637740

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Environment and Parks