Conservation Training

Webinar - Stop Spiny! The Science of Invasive Spiny Waterfleas

January 31, 2023

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Location: Online

Join this live presentation to learn about the science of invasive spiny waterfleas & how the STOP SPINY Campaign works to prevent the introduction of harmful invasive spiny waterfleas to northern Wisconsin waters. A 30-minute presentation will be followed by plenty of time for audience questions & group conversation.

About the Speaker: Zach Stewart works as the Natural Resources Specialist & Aquatic Invasive Species Coordinator for Douglas County & is passionate about protecting our lakes & streams in the Lake Superior region. As part of the STOP SPINY Campaign, Stewart offers educational presentations & specialized cleaning cloths throughout the four Lake Superior Counties, & provides training for Clean Boats, Clean Waters watercraft inspectors, aiming to limit the spread of Spiny Waterfleas which can negatively impact Walleye & Perch fisheries.

Brought to you by the Lake Superior Collaborative