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Gulf of the Farallones Issue Name: Introduced Species  

Problem Statement:
Invasive/exotic species are established in some waters of the Gulf of the Farallones Sanctuary and have the potential to cause ecological and economic degradation to the affected coastal area. If detection, preventative measures and eradication efforts are not taken, further introduction and spread of exotic/invasive species will continue in and adjacent to the Sanctuary, impacting both Sanctuary living resources and marine habitats. More...

Working Group Participants:
~Working Group Contact~
Name Affiliation Email Phone
Ruth Howell GFNMS 415-561-6622
ext. 202
~Sanctuary Advisory Council Members (SAC) & Other Stakeholders ~
Name Affiliation  
Jodi Cassell UC Sea Grant Extension    
Lauren Mark Washington Sea Grant    
Shannon Lyday FMSA Education Specialist    
Karen Reyna GFNMS SAC, Ocean Conservancy    
Erin Williams USFWS    
Katie Zaremba Invasive Spartina Project    
~GFNMS Staff ~
Name Affiliation Email Phone
Jan Roletto GFNMS Research Coordinator 415-561-6622
ext. 207

Working Group Timeline:
Start: January, 2003
Time Location Documents
December 16
1-5pm GFNMS Office Meeting 1 Agenda (pdf 68K)
January 13
1-5:45pm GFNMS Office Meeting 2 Agenda (pdf 68K)
January 27
1-5pm GFNMS Office Meeting 3 Agenda (pdf 52K)
February 11
9am-1pm GFNMS Office Meeting 4 Agenda (pdf 72K)
March 10
April 7
April 21
May 27
Complete: May, 2003

Issue Characterization
  Introduced Species Characterization (pdf 92K)
Goals and Objectives
  Introduced Species Goals and Objectives (pdf 48K)
Working Group Information
  1.2 Workgroup Structure (pdf 60K)
  1.6 Consensus Based Decision Making (pdf 88K)
  1.7 Workgroup Process (pdf 72K)
  2.1 Template Stucture (pdf 28K)
  2.3b Cordell Bank Program Matrix (pdf 84K)
  2.3c Gulf of the Farallones Program Matrix (pdf 104K)
  2.4 Steps for Management Plans (pdf 52K)
  2.5 Sample Goals (pdf 84K)
  2.8 Potential Critieria (pdf 104K)
Additional Information

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