Aquatic Invasive Species

Focus Areas > Coastal Ecosystems > Aquatic Invasive Species

Photo Credit: Susan ZaleskiInvasive species do not respect the arbitrary jurisdictional boundaries humans create, so it is critical to establish national and international partnerships to study, monitor invasive species, investigate potential pathways of introduction, and finally develop policies and tools to prevent the introduction and spread of these organisms. Equally important to research is the development and dissemination of effective outreach and education methods, resources, and technical assistance to reduce the sale and potential spread of marine invasive species.


Outreach Projects
 Educational Materials on AIS
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