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New Zealand mud snail (Potamopyrgus antipodarum)

Description

This alert provides information on New Zealand mud snails. New detections in neighboring jurisdictions and discovery in moss (marimo) balls has prompted for more awareness. New Zealand mud snails are a prohibited species under the Fisheries (Alberta) Act. It is illegal to posses, release, sell or transport this species in Alberta.

Updated

October 1, 2021

Tags
New Zealand mud snails aquatic invasive species invasive species

Title and publication information

Type
Guide
Alternative Title

Alert : aquatic invasive species

Extent

1 page

Frequency

Once

Publisher / Creator Information

Publisher

Environment and Parks

Place of Publication

Edmonton

Subject Information

Topic
Environment

Resource Dates

Date Created

2021-10-01

Date Added

2021-10-28T21:29:03.615891

Date Modified

2021-10-01

Date Issued

2021-10-28

Audience information

Identifiers

Usage / Licence

Contact

Contact Name

Alberta Environment and Parks. AEP Outreach-Services.