ANS Taskforce logo
corner top left curve corner right top curve of image
ANS Task Force
National Meeting

May 4-6, 2016
Traverse City, Michigan

The meeting will be held at Park Place Hotel in downtown Traverse City:

Park Place Hotel

300 East State Street
Traverse City, Michigan 49684
(231) 946-5000

Click Here for a map of the hotel and local restaurants and attractions (May require a Google account to access)


Air Travel
Traverse City's Cherry Capital Airport is the closest airport ( Cherry Capital (TVC) is serviced by American, Delta, and United airlines. The Park Place Hotel offers complimentary shuttle service to and from TVC.

Overnight Accommodations
A block of rooms has been reserved at the Park Place Hotel at the federal per diem rate of $89.95/night (before taxes)

Deadline for reservations is April 1, 2016
Reservations can be made by calling the Park Place Hotel at (231) 946-5000 and requesting the Great Lakes Commission room block.

Remote Participation Options:
Teleconference line #’s”

United States : +1 (571) 317-3129
Canada : +1 (647) 497-9353
Access Code: 567-141-813

United States : +1 (669) 224-3318
Canada : +1 (647) 497-9379
Access Code: 210-197-349

United States : +1 (669) 224-3318
Canada : +1 (647) 497-9379
Access Code: 591-684-405

For webinar access and registration, please contact Susan Pasko.

Wednesday Field Trip: 
For a detailed itinerary for the field trip click HERE.
The field trip will be held rain or shine, so please check the weather for Wednesday before you leave and pack appropriately. We recommend shoes that are good for walking on trails and dunes. The current forecast (subject to change!) is mid-50s with rain likely in the morning.


Federal Register Notice


Briefing Materials & Documents for Review
Documents Associated with Agenda Items


corner left curve of the image corner bottom curve of the image

Member Agencies
For questions, comments, or concerns regarding this web site, please contact
Copyright © 2011 - United States Federal Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force - All Rights Reserved
US Forest ServiceNational Park ServiceUS Army Corps of Engineers
USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection ServiceUS Geological SurveyBureau of ReclamationNational Oceanic and Atmospheric AdministrationUS Maritime AdministrationUS Coast GuardState Department US Fish and Wildlife Service Environmental Protection Agency Bureau of Land Management