Event organisers are an essential partner in helping to protect Cumbria. Given the devastating ecological consequences and high costs for control, the emphasis needs to be on preventing the introduction and spread through biosecurity measures before they become established.
Participants should be asked to arrive at the event with all their kit clean and dry. Biosecurity measures and simple and inexpensive and through promoting them, you will protect our incredible freshwaters we love to spend time in.
What you can do:
The CFINNS Initiative has developed an ‘Event Biosecurity Support Pack’ specifically for event organisers.
Look at the Event Biosecurity Support Pack below for more information.