FICMNEW Early Warning Workshop Proceedings
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Introduction

Overview and Summary

Working Group Reports:
Scientific Aspects of Early Warning

Rapid Assessment

Rapid Response

Public Outreach

Operational Framework

 

Summary of Recommendations

Next Steps

Appendices:
Pre-Workshop Concept Paper

Steering Committee

Participants

Photo Gallery

Witchweed

Workshop Photo Gallery

Index:

1. USGS Midcontinent Ecological Science Center, Ft. Collins, CO.
2. Workshop Participants
3. Fred Lamming (Teton County, WY) and Janine Lloyd (USGS, Whiteville, NC)
4.
Al Cofrancesco (U.S. Army COE, MS) and Greg Jubinsky (FL-DEP)
5.
Larry Fowler (APHIS, NC) and Ron Stinner (NSF, NCSU)

6. Susan Timmins (NZ-Department of Conservation)
7.
Rod Randall (Department of Agriculture, Western Australia)
8.
Jill Swearingen (NPS, D.C.), Phillip Thomas (USGS, HI) and Barry Meyers-Rice (TNC, CA)
9.
Eric Lane (Colorado, Dept. of Agriculture), Frannie Decker (New Mexico Dept. of Agriculture), and George Beck (Colorado State University)
10.
Les Mehrhoff (University of Connecticut), Cindy Boettner (FWS, MA), and Brian Bowen (TN-EPPC)

11. Neil Ogg (Clemson University. SC) and Patricia Haragan (University of Louisville, KY)
12.
Larry Morse (TNC, VA), Susan Solarz (USDA. D.C.), and Al Tasker (APHIS, MD)
13.
Scott Peterson (NRCS, LA) and Mark Skinner (NRCS, LA)
14.
Tim Playford (Dow Agro Sciences, Inc., IN), Steve Manning (Invasive Plant Control, Inc., TN), Janine Lloyd (USGS, NC) and Bob Eplee (USDA, Retired, NC)

15. Rita Beard (USDA Forest Service, CO) and Tom Roberts (BLM)
16.
Gary Brewer (USGS, CO), and Allison Hill (USDA Forest Service, D.C.)
17.
Jim Olivarez (USDA Forest Service, MT), Roy Reichenbach (Wyoming Dept. of Agriculture), and Stanley Jones (Rancher, Otto, Wyoming)

18. Mike Ielmini (FWS, Co-Chair FICMNEW, VA)
19.
Operational Framework Working Group
20.
Rapid Assessment Working Group
21.
Rapid Response Working Group
22.
Paul DeMorgan (Workshop Facilitator, Resolve, Inc., D.C.)

23. Deb Hayes (USDA Invasive Species Coordinator, D.C.)
24.
Bill Gregg (USGS Invasive Species Coordinator, VA)
25.
Randy Westbrooks (USGS Invasive Plant Coordinator, NC)
26.
Rocky Mountains National Park, CO

 

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1. USGS Midcontinent Ecological Science Center, Ft. Collins, CO.

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2. The Group...........

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3. Fred Lamming, Teton County Weed District, Jackson, WY, and Janine Lloyd, U.S. Geological Survey, Whiteville, NC.

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4. Al Cofrancesco, U.S. Army, Corps of Engineers, Vickesburg, MS, and Greg Jubinsky, Florida Department of Environmental Protection, Tallahassee, FL

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 5. Larry Fowler, USDA APHIS PPQ, Raleigh, NC, and Ron Stinner, National Science Foundation, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

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6. Susan Timmins, Department of Conservation, Wellington, New Zealand

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7. Rod Randall, Agriculture Western Australia, Perth, Western Australia

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8. Jill Swearingen, National Park Service, Washington, D.C., Philip Thomas, U.S. Geological Survey, Puunene, HI, and Barry Meyers-Rice, TNC, Davis, CA

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9. Eric Lane, Colorado Department of Agriculture, Lakewood, CO, Frannie Decker, New Mexico Department of Agriculture, Las Cruces, NM, and George Beck, Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, CO

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10. Les Mehrhoff, University of Connecticut, Cindy Boettner, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, Turners Falls, MA, and Brian Bowen, Tennessee Exotic Pest Plant Council, Nashville, TN

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11. Neil Ogg, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, and Pat Haragan, University of Louisville, KY

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12. Larry Morse, The Nature Conservancy, Arlington, VA, Susan Solarz, USDA, Washington, D.C., and Al Tasker, USDA APHIS, Riverdale, MD

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13. Scott Peterson, USDA NRCS, Baton Rouge, LA, and Mark Skinner, Baton Rouge, LA

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14. Tim Playford, Dow Agro Sciences, Inc., Indianapolis, IN, Steve Manning, Invasive Plant Control, Inc., Nashville, TN, Janine Lloyd, U.S. Geological Survey, Whiteville, NC, and Bob Eplee, USDA APHIS, Retired, Whiteville, NC

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15. Rita Beard, USDA Forest Service, Ft. Collins, CO, and Tom Roberts, USDI, Bureau of Land Management, Washington, D.C.

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16. Gary Brewer, U.S. Geological Survey, Denver, CO, and Allison Hill, USDA Forest Service, Washington, D.C.

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17. Jim Olivarez, USDA Forest Service, Missoula, Montana, Roy Reichenbach, Wyoming Department of Agriculture, Cheyenne, WY, and Stanley Jones, Rancher, Otto, Wyoming

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18. Mike Ielmini, Co-Chair of FICMNEW, Invasive Species Coordinator, FWS, Division of Refuges, Arlington, VA

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19. Operational Framework Working Group in Action……

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20.Rapid Assessment Working Group in Action……

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21. Rapid Response Working Group in Action…..

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22. Paul DeMorgan, Workshop Facilitator. Resolve, Inc., Washington, D.C.

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23. Deborah Hayes, Invasive Species Coordinator, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Washington, D.C.

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24. Bill Gregg, Invasive Species Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, VA

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25. Randy G. Westbrooks, Invasive Plant Coordinator, U.S. Geological Survey, Whiteville, NC

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26. Rocky Mountain National Park, Colorado

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