The primary guidance document for the Marine Invader Monitoring and Information Collaborative (MIMIC) program is Monitoring for Marine Invasive Species: Guidance and Protocols for Volunteer Monitoring Groups. It includes information on site selection, monitoring protocols, safety, and identification resources. Select a link below to download.
CZM trains interested groups to use the monitoring protocol and helps coordinate the groups as part of MIMIC.
Please contact us if your group is interested in learning more about how to join the effort!
Other AIS monitoring resources include:
- Species Identification - Download ID cards for existing and potential invaders!
- Reporting - When there is something strange ... who needs to know?
- Monitoring Partners - Learn about the network of community groups and citizens watching our coast!
- Data and Information Sharing - View the website that tracks and provides information on AIS.