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Research Projects

Describes current and past research done on invasive aquatic species. See Manager's Tool Kit - Research for general resources and other species.

Aquatic Species

Council or Task Force

Protocol for Evaluating Research Proposals Concerning Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (Jul 1994; PDF | 62 KB)
Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force.
See also: ANS Task Force Documents for more resources


Research at the Aquatic Bioinvasion Research and Policy Institute (ABRPI)
Portland State University; Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.

Aquatic Nuisance Species Research Relevant to the Great Lakes Basin: Research Guidance and Descriptive Inventory (Feb 1997)
Great Lakes Commission.
Approved by the Great Lakes Panel on Aquatic Nuisance Species (Dec 1996).

Federal Government

Research Topics: Biological Invasions
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.

Marine Invasions Research Lab
Smithsonian Environmental Research Center.

Great Lakes Science Center - Research Publications
DOI. USGS. Great Lakes Science Center.

Invasive Carp Research
DOI. USGS. Columbia Environmental Research Center.

Sea Grant Research
DOC. NOAA. National Sea Grant College Program.


Center for Lakes and Reservoirs Research Groups
Portland State University. Center for Lakes and Reservoirs.

Aquatic Invasive Species Research
University of California - Davis. Tahoe Environmental Research Center.

Riparian Invasives Research Laboratory
University of California, Santa Barbara. Marine Science Institute.

California Sea Grant Research
California Sea Grant.

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Aquatic Plants


Melaleuca Research
University of Florida. IFAS. TAME Melaleuca.
TAME Melaleuca (collaborative effort between U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service and University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences, South Florida Water Management District, and others)

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Aquatic Animals

Federal Government

Science Topics: Invasive Fish
DOI. USGS. Wetland and Aquatic Research Center.


New Zealand Mud Snail - Project Objectives and Experiments
University of California, Santa Barbara. Marine Science Institute. Riparian Invasions Research Laboratory.

Current Research: The Ecology of Non-Native and Invasive Species
College of William & Mary. Virginia Institute of Marine Science.


Sea Lamprey Research Program
Great Lakes Fishery Commission.

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