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Early Detection, Reporting, Identification, Rapid Assessment, and Rapid Response to Invasive Plants in the United States


Proceedings of a Workshop on 
Setting up a National Early Warning 
and Rapid Response System for 
Invasive Plants in the U.S.



Ft. Collins, Colorado
June 21-23, 2000


Organized and Hosted by:
The Federal Interagency Committee for the 
Management of Noxious and Exotic Weeds 


Sponsored By:
U. S. Department of Agriculture
U.S. Department of the Interior U.S. Geological Survey

Questions or Comments About the Workshop or the Proceedings?
Contact Randy G. Westbrooks
Phone:  910-648-6762
Fax:  910-648-6763

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