Protecting Our Natural Areas From Invasive Species

Play Clean Go

Stop the spread of invasive species in your tracks

Don’t Move Firewood

Buy your firewood locally.
Buy local, burn local.

Clean Drain Dry

Once you leave the water, clean, drain, dry.

Don’t Let It Loose

Be a responsible pet/animal owner. Do not let it loose in the wild. 

Learn how to stop the spread of invasive species.

The Nova Scotia Invasive Species Council (NSISC) aims to raise awareness and promote a coordinated response to the threat of invasive species in Nova Scotia. Our Steering Committee is comprised of volunteers from a variety of academic, government, and non-government organizations. 

In the news and upcoming events

Interview with Maritime Noon

August 9, 2021

Global News Interview: Zebra Mussels

March 11, 2021

Blomidon Naturalists Society Meeting

February, 2021


Nova Scotia Invasive Species Forum

March 8th & 9th, 2022 | Virtual Event

Join us for the 2022 Nova Scotia Invasive Species Forum. The event will cover a range of topics including Species At Risk, citizen science, organisms in trade and more!