WDFW Deploys Emergency Measures to Control European Green Crabs
Washington is upping the stakes on fighting the spread of invasive green crabs.
The state recently assigned green crab as a formal mission to the Washington State Emergency Management Division and set up an Incident Command System to facilitate statewide coordination between various agencies, tribes, and partners on the Washington Coast and in the Salish Sea.
Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife Director Kelly Susewind formally implemented the ICS strategy on May 5, delegating authority to Allen Pleus, WDFW’s Aquatic Invasive Species Policy Coordinator, to serve as Incident Commander...
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