The Canadian Food Inspection Agency confirmed the presence of whirling disease in the Upper Bow River earlier this month. Precautionary measures are being put in place by the Alberta Environment & Parks. Go to the following link for details AEP Whirling Disease Infomation
All river users regardless of their recreational activity need to be vigilant with cleaning their equipment and clothing following an activity on the Bow River. This is especially important when moving from one river basin to another. Details can be found in the AEP press release.