Conservation Training

The AIS-Team: Conservation officers on a mission to prevent invasive species

February 16, 2022

8:00 am – 9:00 am
Location: Online

Whether it’s tracking invasive species imports or making sure boaters “Clean, Drain and Dry,” conservation officers play a key role in Michigan’s Invasive Species Program. Corporal Nick Torsky of the Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division’s Great Lakes Enforcement Unit will discuss the unit’s role in the battle against aquatic invasive species. Join Corporal Torsky to learn more about enforcement of boating and bait-related regulations, oversight of Michigan’s organisms-in-trade, interagency cooperation across the Great Lakes Basin, and some recent investigations that highlight the Department’s enforcement efforts.