Category Archives: Aquatic Invasive Species

ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 17, No. 1

Download PDF | Published Fall/Winter 2012

Feature Article: Prevention Pays: Legislation Introduced to Stop the Next Generation of Imported Invaders; by Jennifer Nalbone, Great Lakes United...   Read More »

Halting the Invasion: Maintaining the Health of the Great Lakes and Mississippi River Basins by Preventing Further Exchange of Aquatic Invasive Species

Download PDF | Published December 2010

This article provides a historical perspective and current status report on how Chicago waterways system has evolved as a primary vector for aquatic invasive species between the Great Lakes and Mississippi River basins. Although the main focus is on the threat of Asian carp ...   Read More »

ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 16, No. 1

Download PDF | Published Fall/Winter 2010

Feature Article: News from the Battlefield: the Latest Developments in the War Against Asian Carp; by Anjali Patel, Erika Jensen, and Kathe Glassner-Shwayder, Great Lakes Commission...   Read More »

ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 15, No. 1

Download PDF | Published Fall/Winter 2009

Feature Article: Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Funds Invasive Species Work; by Kristina Donnelly, Erika Jensen, and Kathe Glassner-Shwayder, Great Lakes Commission...   Read More »

ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 14, No. 1

Download PDF | Published Spring/Summer 2008

Feature Article: Ballast Water and Saltwater Flushing: Closing a Gap in the Protection Framework for the Great Lakes; by David Reid, Ph.D., National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration

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ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 13, No. 2

Download PDF | Published Fall 2007

Feature Article: Workshop Series Provides a Catalyst for State ANS Management Plans; by Erika Jensen, Great Lakes Commission...   Read More »

ANS Update: News on Aquatic Invasions from the Great Lakes Commission – Volume 13, No. 1

Download PDF | Published Spring 2007

Feature Article: VHS – The Viral Invader; by Gary Whelan, Michigan Department of Natural Resources...   Read More »

Great Lakes Aquatic Invasions

Download PDF | Published March 2007

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An Evaluation of the National Invasive Species Act (NISA) to Support its Reauthorization

Download PDF | Published November 2002

A proceedings document of the symposium Looking Forward, Looking Back: Assessing Aquatic Nuisance Species Prevention and Control, which took place in Ann Arbor, Michigan in May, 2001. Includes full symposium agenda and appendices....   Read More »

National Aquatic Invasive Species Act (NAISA)

Download PDF | Published  2002

A two page flyer highlighting the consensus-based recommendations of the Great Lakes Panel on Aquatic Nuisance Species as addressed in NAISA. In offering these recommendations, the Panel welcomes passage of NAISA and full funding for its implementation....   Read More »

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