Aquatic Invasive Species Awareness Course
AIS Awareness Course Old
Question 1 of 10

What are inspectors looking and feeling for when they conduct a physical watercraft inspection?

Question 2 of 10

In the state of Washington you can be fined for towing a boat/trailer on the road with plant fragments attached.

Question 3 of 10

Zebra and quagga mussels are freshwater mussels in North America capable of attaching themselves to hard substrates using hundreds of tiny little byssal threads.

Question 4 of 10

How many New Zealand mudsnails does it take to reproduce?

Question 5 of 10

If you get a wire seal attached to your boat and trailer when leaving Lake Whatcom, and then come back to Lake Whatcom another day with the tether still intact, will you need to stop at a staffed inspection station?

Question 6 of 10

The goal of decontamination is to kill and remove all evidence of aquatic invasive species using high-pressure, hot water.

Question 7 of 10

Zebra and quagga mussels impact water supply systems by:

Question 8 of 10

If you boat on a lake infested with Eurasian watermilfoil or other aquatic weeds, what is the best way to prevent the plants from spreading somewhere else?

Question 9 of 10

What will greatly reduce the time it takes to inspect your watercraft for AIS?

Question 10 of 10

How do quagga and zebra mussels spread from an affected water body to another water body?