Chapter 9 Web Links

Invasivespecies.gov
www.invasivespecies.gov
The National Invasive Species Council is hosted along with profiles of introduced species profiles, and government and agency responses.

Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service
www.aphis.usda.gov
The APHIS provides information on species that threaten agricultural crops, and on current biological control release programs.

Nonindigenous Aquatic Species
http://nas.er.usgs.gov
Nonindigenous aquatic species are listed and described by the United States Geological Survey, which also provides links to relevant agencies.

The Global Invasive Species Programme
www.gisp.org
GISP is an international organization focusing on introduced species and implementation of Article 8(h) of the Convention on Biological Diversity.

Australian Department of the Environment and Heritage, Invasive Species
www.environment.gov.au/biodiversity/invasive/
Australia’s biosecurity program.

Biosecurity New Zealand
www.biosecurity.govt.nz
New Zealand’s biosecurity program.