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Boaters on Lake Spokane. (Rich Landers)

Boaters clean up their act to fight invasive species

WATERSPORTS -- Before and after using a watercraft for cooling off in the region's waters this summer, the Washington Invasive Species Council would like boaters and paddlers to remember three important words: Clean. Drain. Dry. Invasive species are non-native animals, plants, microorganisms and pathogens that...

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SUNDAY, JUNE 19, 2016

The bullfrog is an invasive species that is not native to the Northwest.

Don't release classroom 'pets' into the wild

INVASIVE SPECIES -- As the school year comes to a close, the Washington State Invasive Species Council is asking teachers and parents not to release classroom pets, insects, fish or aquarium plants into the wild. “Most of the classroom animals released into the wild will...

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THURSDAY, JUNE 9, 2016

A transmitter is implanted in a carp caught and released in Lake Spokane in spring 2014 for a fisheries study conducted by Avista.  (Avista)

Carp removal project launched at Lake Spokane 

FISHING -- A pilot project aimed at thinning out the muck-making infestation of carp in Lake Spokane will begin on Monday. Avista in partnership with the Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and the University of Idaho will begin removing non-native carp from shallow and...

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