California as a Leader for Marine Invasive Species Management

GMA 400L - Senior Seminar Research Lab

The State of California is arguably the most forward looking state in regard to producing environmental policy. California often serves as the benchmark for other U.S. states and even other countries around the world. The state serves as a model for how policies regarding the environment are created, established, and implemented. The state’s policies, however, are threatened by various outside forces and trends.