EPA Science Inventory

Patterns of invasive species community structure in Pacific Northwest estuaries

Citation:

Power, Jim, S. Ferraro, AND F. Cole. Patterns of invasive species community structure in Pacific Northwest estuaries. Presented at Ecological Society of America, Sacramento, CA, August 10 - 15, 2014.

Description:

Abstract attached as a PDF file.

Purpose/Objective:

Pacific Northwest estuaries have been repeatedly colonized by nonindigenous species (NIS), and the environmental and ecological consequences of NIS is unknown. This study examined whether there are recurring patterns of NIS communities that will facilitate monitoring and detection of future introductions.

URLs/Downloads:

POWER ESA ABSTRACT.PDF   (PDF,NA pp, 8.54 KB,  about PDF)

Record Details:

Record Type: DOCUMENT (PRESENTATION/ABSTRACT)
Completion Date: 08/27/2014
Record Last Revised: 08/27/2014
Record Created: 08/27/2014
Record Released: 08/27/2014
OMB Category: Other
Record ID: 284927

Organization:

U.S. ENVIRONMENTAL PROTECTION AGENCY

OFFICE OF RESEARCH AND DEVELOPMENT

NATIONAL HEALTH AND ENVIRONMENTAL EFFECTS RESEARCH LAB

WESTERN ECOLOGY DIVISION

PACIFIC COASTAL ECOLOGY BRANCH