Invasive species information networks: collaboration at multiple scales for prevention, early detection, and rapid response to invasive alien species

@article{Simpson2009InvasiveSI,
  title={Invasive species information networks: collaboration at multiple scales for prevention, early detection, and rapid response to invasive alien species},
  author={Annie Simpson and Catherine S. Jarnevich and John D. Madsen and Randy G. Westbrooks and Christine Fournier and Les Mehrhoff and Michael Browne and Jim Graham and Elizabeth Sellers},
  journal={Biodiversity},
  year={2009},
  volume={10},
  pages={13 - 5}
}
Abstract Accurate analysis of present distributions and effective modeling of future distributions of invasive alien species (IAS) are both highly dependent on the availability and accessibility of occurrence data and natural history information about the species. Invasive alien species monitoring and detection networks (such as the Invasive Plant Atlas of New England and the Invasive Plant Atlas of the MidSouth) generate occurrence data at local and regional levels within the United States… 

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