The National Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database

  title={The National Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database},
  author={Matthew E. Neilson and Pam Fuller},
  • Matthew E. Neilson, Pam Fuller
  • Published 2012
  • Geography
  • The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (NAS) Program maintains a database that monitors, records, and analyzes sightings of nonindigenous aquatic plant and animal species throughout the United States. The program is based at the USGS Wetland and Aquatic Research Center in Gainesville, Florida. The initiative to maintain scientific information on nationwide occurrences of nonindigenous aquatic species began with the Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force, created by… CONTINUE READING

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