Invasive Mussel Monitoring

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The Habitat Conservation Trust Foundation (HCTF) has created a new granting program to fund invasive mussel monitoring in British Columbia’s lakes and rivers. This program is made possible by a $450,000 contribution from BC’s Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy (ENV). 

For more information about this program, please begin by reviewing the Invasive Mussels Lake Monitoring Fund Program Guidelines

 

If you would like to apply for funding under this program, you will need to complete Part 1 and 2 of the application form. 

Please read the instructions carefully before beginning your application.  

 

 

 

 

 

2018 Invasive Mussel Field ProtocolYou will also need to read the new British Columbia Dreissenid Mussel Lake Monitoring Field Protocol which describes in detail the protocol that must be followed when collecting samples with funding from this program. The Field Protocol document also describes the risk assessment criteria for water bodies that forms the basis of Part 2 of the application.

For questions about the Field Protocol, please contact Martina Beck at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 250-208-6520.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Completed applications must be submitted to HCTF by 4:30pm on March 5th, 2018. Please email application forms and attachments to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 

For questions about the application process, please contact Christina Waddle by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 250-940-3011.

Don't miss the Invasive Mussels Lake Monitoring Webinar on Feb 21st!