USGS: Nonindigenous Aquatic Species Database
http://nas.er.usgs.gov/queries/default.asp

U.S. Geological Survey


This U.S Gological Survey database provides information on both nonindigenous floral and faunal species found in aquatic areas in the United States. Users may generate a text-based list of specific non-native species by by selecting taxonomic group, genus, species, or common name; or locate all non-native species in a given area by searching states or major or minor drainage areas from a set of interactive maps. Search results appear in table form with links to factsheets or interactive maps where available.

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Subject: Biology
Resource Type: Audio/Visual:Maps, Images/Illustrations, Datasets and Tools:Datasets
Grade Level: Graduate/Professional, College Upper (15-16), College Lower (13-14), High School (9-12)
Data Derived: Data Derived
Data Source: Observational Data
Science Background Required: Basic scientific background required
Topics: Human Dimensions/Resources, Biosphere