Recreational Boating AIS Prevention Programs

Reporting and Evaluation: Ontario


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Program component has been implemented in this jurisdiction

Program component has not yet been implemented in this jurisdiction

Program Component



Evaluation of program effectiveness/efficiency

Regular mail out surveys to recreational boaters were conducted previously conducted approximately every 5 years; this has recently shifted to online surveys.

Adaptive management decision-making for program activities

Not at this time

Evaluation of pathway risk to support programs

OMNRF is undertaking a new project to do this kind of work to target and ensure effectiveness of legislation

REPORTING Watercraft inspection/decontamination staff are required to report levels of compliance to the relevant state/provincial agency

A watercraft inspection program is not in place in Ontario.