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Cook County Invasive Species Team

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What is the Cook County Invasive Team? Land managers in Cook County have been working together informally on invasive species problems for several years but in the spring of 2011 a Memorandum of Understanding was signed by local, state, federal, tribal, and non-profit organizations to officially form the Cook County Invasive Team (CCIT). This creates a framework for continued cooperation between member organizations and allows long-term invasive species strategies to be carried out across ecological, rather than political, boundaries. Through the CCIT, local, state, federal, tribal, and non-profit organizations can share resources, expenses, knowledge, contacts, and education to limit the impact of non-native species in north-eastern Minnesota.

 

 

 

Invasive Team

Angelique Edgerton
Invasive Species Coordinator
USFS Gunflint Ranger Station
2020 West Hwy. 61
Grand Marais, MN 55604
(218) 387-3772

Dave Betts
Cook County Agriculture Inspector
609 East 4th Avenue
Grand Marais, MN 55604
218-387-3695

Jack Greenlee
Plant Ecologist
Superior National Forest
Laurentian Ranger District
318 Forestry Rd.
Aurora, MN 55705
(218) 229-8817