The results from a DOI level ad hoc work group on invasive species data management suggested that forming a community of practice would help invasive species data managers from across the Department better communicate about issues that are important to them, such as

The CDI offers a data-friendly environment for the advancement of an Invasive Species Data Managers' Community of Practice.

Please consider this a call for interest, and leave a comment if you are interested in joining this newly-forming community of practice, to be co-led by Lisa Thornley (BLM), Nate Bush (FWS), and Annie Simpson (USGS).

Next organizational teleconference is Monday, June 17th, 11 AM ET. 

Science Support Framework Category: Data Management

Author(s): Annie Simpson - USGS Science Analytics & Synthesis Program. Contact: asimpson@usgs.gov