Protocols for Decontamination after Sampling Water Resources with AIS

Author: Pam Anderson and Issac Martin, Minnesota Pollution Control Agency
Year: 2015
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Type: Protocol
Topic: Disinfection, Prevention



This protocol describes procedures to be carried out by field personnel of the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency when monitoring lakes, rivers, streams, wetlands and groundwater sites. The procedures described seek to reduce or prevent the transport of mature and immature life stages of invasive and/or harmful species or pathogens including: eggs, veligers, pollen, seeds or vegetative propagules of invasive aquatic invertebrates, plants, and pathogens.

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