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EPPO Reporting Service no. 03 - 2008 Num. article: 2008/069

European Commission consultation on invasive alien species

The European Commission has launched an internet consultation to gather views of all stakeholders on the scale of Invasive Alien Species problems and how to address these problems most effectively at EU level. All comments from interested parties, individual citizens, industry and consumer representatives and NGO organizations are welcome. The results of this consultation will be used for the development of EU policy in the field of invasive alien species. The options of this policy will be presented in a Communication from the Commission at the end of 2008.