Websites: The following websites have been preselected for you. Any website you use for research must be carefully checked for reliability and authority.
ANS Task Force: Dedicated to the prevention and control of aquatic nuisance species.
Aquatic Species Nuisance Handbook: This downloadable handbook informs public officials and other interested parties of the prevention and control of unintentionally introduced aquatic nuisance species in our marinas, lakes, parks, and other areas throughout Michigan. Some of the species that can be harmful to the environment include the zebra mussel, Eurasian milfoil, purple loosestrife, round goby, and ruffe.
NYSG: New York Sea Grant. a statewide network of integrated research, education, and extension services promoting the coastal economic vitality, environmental sustainability and citizen awareness and understanding about the State's marine and Great Lakes resources. Search feature is on the top right corner of the home page.
GLIN: Great Lakes Information Network. The Great Lakes Information Network (GLIN) is a partnership that provides one place online for people to find information relating to the binational Great Lakes-St. Lawrence region of North America. GLIN offers a wealth of data and information about the region's environment, economy, tourism, education and more.