Prevent the Spread of Whirling Disease

Prevent the Spread of Whirling Disease

Anglers who enjoy fishing opportunities across the province need to take precautions to help prevent the spread of whirling disease. This microscopic parasite can affect rainbow, cutthroat trout and mountain whitefish in Alberta. We can take steps to ensure we’re not spreading the parasite to other water bodies. For starters, not wearing felt-soled boots, removing…