Sampling for invasive clams took place this summer in the Shuswap watershed. A new infestation of invasive freshwater clams (Corbicula fluminea) was found in the Salmon Arm of Shuswap Lake.
You’re invited to a Shuswap Invasive Clam meeting on
January 20th 3pm – 4:30pm PST
Online Zoom meeting link: https://zoom.us/j/96627799276
Phone in option (if zoom not possible): +1 778 907 2071 Canada ; Meeting ID: 966 2779 9276
We invite you to attend this meeting and to share this invite with those you think may also have an interest. To mitigate the impacts of this new species, we all need to understand this new infestation and the best ways to prevent this species from spreading to other waterways in our region.
The meeting will take approximately 1.5 hours, and will feature a presentation from Ministry for Environment and Climate Change Strategy detailing current findings and potential next steps going forward. There will also be an open floor session for questions and discussion. For more information email: firstname.lastname@example.org