Blocking invasive aquatic species

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The various ways of blocking invasive aquatic species from plaguing US coasts are discussed. Federal laws should be updated to stop introduction of nonnative organisms especially by ships. A strong domestic program will improve US credibility in international discussions of alternative ballast-treatment standards.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)69-74
Number of pages6
JournalIssues in Science and Technology
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2002


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • General
  • Engineering(all)
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Engineering (miscellaneous)
  • Social Sciences (miscellaneous)

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