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Tina Casagrand

Tina Casagrand does editing and digital communication for the North American Invasive Species Management Association and is the contract coordinator for the Missouri Invasive Plant Task Force. She lives in Jefferson City, where she splits hiking time between the Ozarks and the prairie and publishes a Midwest-focused literary journalism magazine called The New Territory.
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5 Reasons to Care About the Endangered Species Act

Sep 17, 2019 11:32:50 AM / by Tina Casagrand


A month ago, the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service announced it may narrow the scope of the Endangered Species Act. While PlayCleanGo’s message promotes preventing the spread of invasive species, our members know their work is a means to an end: to protect the lands and waters that we love.

By some estimates, “400 of the 958 species listed as threatened or endangered under the U.S. Endangered Species Act are at risk primarily because of competition with and predation by non-indigenous species.” As recreationists, we all have opportunities to make big differences in the places we visit.

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