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ANS Task Force Strategic Plan - Primary Goals
space between columnsGoal 1: Develop strategies to identify and reduce the risk of harmful aquatic species being introduced into U.S. waters
space between columnsGoal 2: Minimize the harmful effects of ANS already introduced into the waters of the United States
space between columnsGoal 3: Facilitate research to address the threat and harmful effects of ANS
space between columnsGoal 4: Increase public understanding of the importance of reducing the introduction, spread, and impact of ANS and recommend appropriate
domestic and international actions
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Goal 5: Maximize the organizational effectiveness of the Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force
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Full Text of the Strategic Plan is available as a PDF document below.
PDF Icon Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force Strategic Plan (2013-2017)

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