Watercraft are the largest source for spreading aquatic invasive species (AIS) into new waterways. Inspections are an essential part of preventing this inadvertent transport of alien species into the pristine waters of Lake Tahoe. Invasive species have devastating environmental and economic impacts on industries, communities, and native species populations. Most invasive species do not have predators to keep their populations in balance and, once introduced, are difficult if not impossible to eradicate. Mandatory inspections will stop aquatic invasive species, such as quagga mussels, BEFORE they enter the … [Read More...]
RAMP & INSPECTION STATION UPDATE There are currently no closures or delays. Please check back frequently as conditions may change. ATTENTION: No Inspections will be performed on Friday April … [Read More...]
Help Stop the Spread of Aquatic Invaders by joining the Tahoe Keepers Stewardship Community.
Take a few minutes to Clean, Drain, and Dry, and to properly Dispose of AIS & debris to protect the Lake Tahoe watershed. Learn how to self-inspect your boat and gear and become a Tahoe Keeper![Read More...]