Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Course
AIS Awareness Course
Question 1 of 7
Adult quagga and zebra mussels can survive out of the water for up to 30 days.
Question 2 of 7
Fragrant waterlilly has been found to be growing in Lake Samish.
Question 3 of 7
Zebra and quagga mussels impact
Making beaches and swimming areas hazardous and uninviting by covering them with sharp mussel shells
Damaging boats and equipment
Damaging piers and docks
All of the above
Question 4 of 7
Aquatic invasive species can clog water intake pipes and impede the flow of water to municipal water supplies, irrigation operations, and power plants.
Question 5 of 7
What is the
way to dispose of aquatic plant fragments that you remove from your boat?
Leave them at the water's edge to dry
Take them home
Dispose of them on site and well away from the water to dry out
Toss them back into the water
Question 6 of 7
Aquatic invasive plants have been found to be growing in Lake Whatcom.
Question 7 of 7
What are the three important steps for preventing the spread of aquatic invasive species that should be done
you go boating?
Stop, Drop, and Roll
Clean, Drain, and Dry
Brush, Floss, and Rinse
Inspect, Clean, and Drain