Blocking invasive aquatic species

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

2 Scopus citations

Abstract

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
Volume19
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 2002

    Fingerprint

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

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

Cite this