Smallmouth Bass Project

Smallmouth bass were detected in Clear Lake by visitors in August, 2020. Smallmouth bass are not native to Clear Lake and may outcompete native species for food and habitat resources. Limiting the establishment of Smallmouth bass is a priority, aimed at minimizing potential impacts to native species and natural ecosystem processes of Clear Lake.

Latest update

August 06, 2021 - The assessment decision statement has been issued to the proponent.



Riding Mountain National Park
135 Wasagaming Drive
Box 299
Onanole, Manitoba R0J 1N0
Telephone: 204-848-7275
Fax: 204-848-2596

  • Location

    • Riding Mountain National Park (Manitoba)
  • Nature of Activity

    • Remediation and conservation
  • Assessment Status

  • Start Date

  • Proponent

    Parks Canada
  • Authorities

    • Parks Canada Agency
  • Assessment Type

    Project on federal lands
  • Reference Number


This map is for illustrative purposes. The markers represent the approximate locations based on available data. More than one marker may be identified for a given assessment.


Nearby assessments

...within 200 kilometres
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