Inspect & clean. Be sure to remove any plants, dirt and water from your gear and clothing.
Dispose of bait properly. Empty your bait bucket on land after leaving the water and never release live bait into the water or release aquatic animals from one waterbody into another.
Never move live fish from one body of water to another. With the exception of floods, it's human pathways that help invasive species move to aquatic ecosystems — like your favorite fishing hole.For more information: