Canada/Mexico/United States Trilateral Committee

for Wildlife and Ecosystem

Conservation and Management

 

 

BIODIVERSITY INFORMATION WORKING TABLE

Summary

 

 

PARTICIPANTS:

United States

William Gregg, USGS (Co-chair)

Charles Ault, USFWS

Sharon Gross, USFWS

Andrea Grosse, NBII

Julie Prior-Magee, USGS

Annie Simpson, USGS

 

Canada

Guy Rochon, EC/BCO (Co-chair)

Carlos Valdes, CEC

 

Mexico

Laura Arriaga, CONABIO (Co-chair)

 

ISSUE: Confusion about various biodiversity-related initiatives

Action: List name and one-sentence description of the biodiversity-related information initiatives relevant to Trilateral: CHM, GBIF, IABIN, NABIN, NBII, REMIB, CBIN, ITIS, GTI. Place this page within the BIT pages.

Assigned to: US Co-chair, with editing of description by Canadian and Mexican co-chairs.

Proposed completion date: October 2003.

 

ISSUE: Information of Trilateral participants about BIT activities

Action: Post the presentations given during the BIT meeting this year to the BIT pages of the Trilat site.

Assigned to: US co-chair.

Proposed completion date: June 2003.

 

ISSUE: Invasives species workshop.

Action: Follow up on invasive species workshop.

Assigned to: BIT

Proposed completion date: IX Trilateral.