Recreational Boating AIS Prevention Programs
Outreach: New York
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Program component has been implemented in this jurisdiction
Program component has not yet been implemented in this jurisdiction
Implementation of a state/province-wide outreach campaign
Protect Your Waters!
Consistency of messaging with best management practices
Clean, Drain, Dry
Ongoing, “passive” outreach resources for boaters
Standard boat launch signs are installed at every public boat launch
Temporary, targeted outreach to boaters
Watercraft stewards offer Clean, Drain, Dry keytainers and towels.
Outreach to associated audiences and industries
NYS DEC staff have met with boat manufacturers to discuss designing boats that are easier to clean and have less “nooks and crannies”