The AC CDC's expertise and data represent the single most comprehensive and current source of information about Atlantic Canada's biodiversity. Visit "Conservation Ranks" on their website to view a comprehensive provincial list of plant and animal species, with a conservation status rank (S-rank) and legal status for each species in each province.
Lyme disease is a bacterial infection transmitted to humans by a bite from an infected blacklegged (deer) tick (Ixodes scaplularis). There is a risk of contracting lyme disease in PEI, so visit this site to learn how to prevent, remove and respond to ticks. Starting in June 2021, a tick found on a person, a pet or the environment can be identified through the eTick.ca platform - read more on the government page.
Patented education and awareness campaign owned by the North American Invasive Species Management Association. Excellent tips and tricks to help individuals limit the spread of invasive species.
The council serves as a respected repository for credible information and resources on invasive species for PEI. To find information on what species are considered invasive threats, please visit the invasive plant, insect and disease section of the website.
* Youth Resources Developed by the Canadian Council of Invasive Species