Early Detection, Rapid Response

Early Detection, Rapid Response

EDRR Workshop Information

On February 8, 2012, DISC hosted an Early Detection, Rapid Response workshop at the St. Jones Reserve in Dover, DE. Check out the handout links below for valuable information. 

Invasive Species Early Detection and Rapid Response Network Development Workshop


This day long planning session will kick off the development of an invasive species Early Detection and Rapid Response network for the state of Delaware that will cover all types of invasives including; plants, animals, aquatics, insects, and microbes.

The following materials will be discussed at the EDRR Workshop. Please take a moment to familiarize yourself with the documents prior to the event:

Handout 1: EDRR System Overview
Handout 2: EDRR System Traditional Approaches
Handout 3: Draft Plan Template
Handout 4A: DE Noxious Weed Program
Handout 4B– DISC Invasive Plant List
Handout 4C– Potential Invaders of DE
Handout 4D– Federal Noxious Weed List
Handout 5– Additional Suggested Species
Handout 6– Crested Floating Heart Fact Sheet
Handout 7- Wavyleaf Basketgrass Fact Sheet
Handout 8– Giant Salvinia Fact Sheet
Handout 9– Killer Shrimp Fact Sheet
Handout 10– Lionfish Fact Sheet
Handout 11– Laurel Wilt Disease Fact Sheet
Handout 12– White-nose Syndrome
Handout 13– Nutria Fact Sheet
Handout 14– State Early Detection Network Partners
Handout 15– Field Survey Collection Form
Handout 16- EDDMapS Mapping Handbook
Handout 17– Rapid Assessment Guidelines
Handout 18– Single Agency Led Programs
Handout 19– Witchweed Fact Sheet
Handout 20– Interagency Task Force
Handout 21– Beach Vitex Fact Sheet
Handout 22– 2010 N.C. Volunteer Training Workshop Agenda
Handout 23- Online IVS Mgmt. Training Program
Handout 24– Student Weed Stopper Program
Handout 25- Next Steps