FICMNEW continues to bridge the gap between federal agency invasive plant management and science activities and has been a driving force behind the national emphasis against the broader invasive species threat.
Next Open MeetingOctober 30, 2019
(Past presentations can be downloaded here)
Meeting Location & Call-in Information
Wednesday, October 30th, January 29th, 2020, from 2:30-3:30 PM ET
Version 2.0 of a comprehensive list of U.S. non-native species and how it may relate to FICMNEW
The USGS' recent update of its list of non-native species established in Alaska, Hawaii, and the conterminous United States is a compilation and analysis of authoritative assertions of the nonindigenous status of all taxa in our nation.
Annie Simpson, biologist and information scientist, U.S. Geological Survey
Call in information:
For WebEx click here. Meeting # 196 187 058. No password needed.
Or in person, go to: U.S. Forest Service's Fire Camp conference room, Promenade floor, basement (follow the signs) at (201 14th St SW, Washington, D.C.) Metro: Smithsonian (blue/orange/silver) South exit
MOU's (memoranda of understanding)
Charter (2008) (pdf)
Fact FICMNEW fact sheet (20172019 draft) (pdf)
History - based on information provided by Bonnie Harper-Lore