Establishment of Introduced Fish Section Award
The section has approved a special recognition award for different categories related to excellence in outreach, journalism, and research. The names of two nominees were submitted, and the process of recognition of the nominees is now underway. In addition, a third individual is being recognized for his career-long work on the management of invasive species and work with legislatures to establish regulations preventing the spread of unwanted exotics. Once awards are made, the names of the individuals will be announced.