Marine Invasive Species Program

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Upcoming Events

  • On March 23, 2017, the Marine Environmental Protection Division will convene a customer service meeting and Marine Invasive Species Program reporting workshop. The agenda includes information about proposed regulations, reporting forms and ballast water management compliance. The meeting is from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at Banning's Landing Community Center in Wilmington, California.

Updates on regulations, statutes, stakeholder communications, technical advisory groups, and legislation.

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Assistant Chief, Marine Environmental Protection
Nicole Dobroski (916) 574-0742

Ballast Water Performance Standards/Treatment Technologies
Jonathan Thompson (916) 574-2276

Biofouling and Ballast Water
Raya Nedelcheva (916) 574-2568

Biofouling Management
Chris Scianni (916) 574-0209

Compliance and Enforcement
Christopher Brown (510) 426-1215

Jackie Mackay (562) 499-6312