Identification

Name

Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Alert System

Short name

NAS Alert System

Status

Active

Category

Data Source

People
(1) Pam Fuller, Biologist/Program Leader, pfuller@usgs.gov
Organizations
(1) United States Geological Survey (USGS)
Created

2014-07-09 22:13:23+00:00

Modified

2016-07-08 14:57:13.669341+00:00

Basic Information

Overview

The NAS is a central repository for accurate and spatially referenced biogeographic accounts of nonindigenous aquatic species. The program provides scientific reports, online/realtime queries, spatial data sets, regional contact lists, and general information.

Goals
(1) Baseline awareness
Year start

1990

URL http://nas.er.usgs.gov/AlertSystem/
URL (alternate) http://nas.er.usgs.gov/about/default.aspx
Related system
(1) U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Disease and Geography

Geography

Yes

Datastreams

Data sources
(1) Established Databases
(2) Official Reports
(3) Official Reports
(4) Personal Communication