With Wisconsin fishing opener less than a week away.
wildlife officials are urging anglers to clean their
boats and gear.
To slow the spread of invasive species in the water.
the state is reminding anglers to remove any attached
plants and animals form their boats.
This also includes all trailers, equipment, live wells
and buckets before leaving the landing.
The agency says they also shouldn't move any live
fish away from a water body.
Fishing season opens May 3-rd.