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AIS Mock Exercise Report 2017 AIS Mock Exercise After Action Report 2017
Prevention tips for anglers AIS Prevention tips for Anglers
Prevention tips for aquarium owners AIS Prevention Tips for Aquarium Owners
Tips for bait dealers fact sheet AIS Prevention Tips for Bait Dealers
Prevention tips for boaters AIS Prevention Tips for Boaters
scuba divers AIS Prevention Tips for Divers
Paddle boarder AIS Prevention Tips for Non-motorized Boaters
Habitattitude display AIS Prevention Tips for Teachers
water garden AIS Prevention Tips for Water Gardeners
Prevention tips for waterfowl hunters AIS Prevention Tips for Waterfowl Hunters
American lotus American lotus Fact Sheet 2018
Silver carp Asian Carp
Asian Clam Factsheet
Bloody red shrimp Bloody Red Shrimp
Canada goose Canada Goose
Chinese mitten crab
Clean your gear angler sign Clean Your Gear Angler Sign
Clean Your Gear Boat Sign
Common Carp Fact Sheet Common Carp Fact Sheet 2018
Commonwealth of Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Invasive Species Council Aquatic Invasive Species Management Plan
Curly-leaf pondweed Curly-leaf Pondweed
Didymo
Eurasian Ruffe
Eurasian Watermilfoil
Fanwort Fanwort
Faucet snail Faucet Snail
Flathead Catfish
Freshwater Jellyfish Freshwater Jellyfish
Golden alga Golden alga
Golden Bamboo Fact Sheet 2018 Golden Bamboo Fact Sheet 2018
Goldfish Goldfish
What makes a good invader game Great Lakes Aquatic Invasive Species and Climate Change K-12 Curriculum
Japanese knotweed Japanese Knotweed
Japanese Stiltgrass Fact Sheet 2018 Japanese Stiltgrass Fact Sheet 2018
Mid-Atlantic Field Guide cover Mid-Atlantic Field Guide to AIS
mudmat Mudmat
New Zealand mudsnail New Zealand Mudsnail
Northern Snakehead
Nutria
oriental weatherfish Oriental weatherfish
AIS management plan PA Aquatic Invasive Species Management Plan
PA Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species
Parrot feather Parrot feather
Pennsylvania AIS Rapid Response Plan
Pennsylvania's Field Guide to Aquatic Invasive Species
Phragmites Phragmites
Purple loosestrife Purple Loosestrife
Red swamp crayfish Red swamp crayfish
red-eared slider Red-eared Slider
Responding to a New Aquatic Invasive Species in Presque Isle Bay: A Mock Rapid Response Exercise After Action Report
Round goby
Rudd Rudd
rusty crayfish Rusty Crayfish
sea lamprey Sea lamprey
Spiny/Fishhook Waterfleas
starry stonewort Starry Stonewort
tubenose goby Tubenose goby
Viral Hemorrhagic Septicemia
Water Chestnut
White river crayfish White river crayfish
Yellow Floating Heart
Zebra and Quagga Mussel Monitoring Guide
Zebra and Quagga mussels

Newspapers in Education

Issue Publication Date NIE Title Documents Lesson Plan
March 06, 2012 Double Trouble- Climate Change might hasten spread of invasive species PDF icon Download NIE document (3.15 MB)
October 09, 2012 CLEAN YOUR GEAR! Angler sign PDF icon Download NIE document (668.08 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (381.32 KB)
October 16, 2012 Clear choice- invasive mussels PDF icon Download NIE document (1.2 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (491.45 KB)
October 23, 2012 Sleuth or consequence- help keep Asian carp out of Lake Erie PDF icon Download NIE document (1.06 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (195.51 KB)
October 30, 2012 Catch phrases- Hunt for Asian carp similar to crime probes PDF icon Download NIE document (1021.52 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (1.41 MB)
November 13, 2012 Are you aiding HITCHHIKERS? Single-cell algae pose threat to Great Lakes PDF icon Download NIE document (1.25 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (6.91 MB)
November 20, 2012 Monster cache- Invasive snakeheads threaten our ecosystem PDF icon Download NIE document (1020.29 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (753.9 KB)
November 27, 2012 Shed bad habits- aquarium owners, water gardeners can halt AIS spread PDF icon Download NIE document (1010.78 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (651.42 KB)
October 14, 2014 In hot water PDF icon Download NIE document (386.76 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (2.36 MB)
October 21, 2014 No Bait and Switch PDF icon Download NIE document (488.38 KB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (2.36 MB)
October 28, 2014 Look Out Below- Invasive Plants PDF icon Download NIE document (574.27 KB)
November 11, 2014 Sink, Then Swim- Aquariums and AIS PDF icon Download NIE document (502.1 KB)
November 18, 2014 Water Foul- Aquascapes PDF icon Download NIE document (551.59 KB)
March 08, 2016 Stop the Alien Invasion- Attacking invasive species begins in the classroom PDF icon Download NIE document (6.92 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (199.55 KB)
October 11, 2016 Think Tank- Dumping domestic aquariums harms our native species PDF icon Download NIE document (5.24 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (2.35 MB)
October 17, 2016 Unwanted fugitives: You can prevent invasive species from entering waterways PDF icon Download NIE document (4.78 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (1.49 MB)
October 25, 2016 Combatting the Internet Invasion: Aquatic trade detector takes close aim at invasive species PDF icon Download NIE document (5.03 MB)
November 01, 2016 Don't Duck Difficult Problems- Take precautions to stop spread of aquatic invasive species PDF icon Download NIE document (5.23 MB)
November 28, 2017 Responding to Aquatic Invasive Species PDF icon Download NIE document (6.07 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (2.36 MB)
December 05, 2017 NIE December 5 2017 Keeping Tabs on Aquatic Invasive Species in the Great Lakes PDF icon Download NIE document (5.75 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (6.91 MB)
January 09, 2018 NIE January 9, 2018 PDF icon Download NIE document (4.65 MB) PDF icon Download Lesson Plan (362.48 KB)

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