May 15, 2018 Webinar - BC Government Update on the Invasive Mussel Defence Program
Webinar Date: May 15th, 2018
Presenter: Martina Beck, Invasive Fauna Unit Head, BC Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy
Overview: Join this webinar with Martina Beck to learn about the 2018 BC Invasive Mussel Defence Program prevention activities including watercraft inspection stations, provincial plans for monitoring invasive mussels and reminding boaters and anglers what they can do this summer to help prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species.
Presenter Bio: Martina Beck completed her MSc on the “Feeding Ecology of non-native smallmouth bass in BC Lakes” at the University of Victoria in 2013. Martina has experience working in commercial fisheries monitoring, and marine protected areas planning. Since July 2014 Martina has been working on various Aquatic Invasive Species files with the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change Strategy in the Conservation Science Section and more recently has been in the role of Invasive Fauna Unit Head.