Lisa Dlugolecki

smiling woman in a USFWS vest
North Region Early Detection Rapid Response Project Manager

101 12th Ave #110
Fairbanks, AK 99701
United States

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About Lisa Dlugolecki

Lisa Dlugolecki is the “North Region Early Detection Rapid Response Project Manager Alaska”. She began working for the Alaska Invasive Species Program starting February 2020 and is based out of Fairbanks. Lisa has worked across the country in wildlife and habitat management. She began working full time for Fish and Wildlife Service in 2015 in invasive species invasive species
An invasive species is any plant or animal that has spread or been introduced into a new area where they are, or could, cause harm to the environment, economy, or human, animal, or plant health. Their unwelcome presence can destroy ecosystems and cost millions of dollars.

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management and habitat restoration. 

From The Library

Finding of No Significant Impact Terrestrial Invasive Plants (PDF)

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) Alaska Region is working with partners to implement a region-wide integrated pest management (IPM) strategy for terrestrial invasive plants, focused on managing small-scale infestations detected on Service lands and at critical access points off...

Rapid Response Plan for Invasive Aquatic Mussels and Snails in Alaska (PDF)

This plan will serve as a framework to facilitate quick and effective management response to reports of invasive mussels or snails across Alaska. Rapid response refers specifically to urgent actions taken to eradicate founding populations while these populations are still isolated (Department of...

Rapid Response Plan for Invasive Rodents in Alaska (PDF)

This document outlines rapid response actions that should be taken to a rodent sighting in a previously rodent-free area or in the event of a potential ship grounding and subsequent rat spill. Eradication of established breeding populations of rodents is a much larger and longer-term effort;...

Rapid Response Plan for Elodea in Alaska (PDF)

This Rapid Response Plan for Elodea is intended to act as an administrative blueprint to how the US Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) will respond to newly discovered Elodea within Alaska. The goal of this document is to consolidate information and facilitate communication within the USFWS, as...

Rapid Response Plan for Invasive Terrestrial and Emergent Plants (PDF)

In this document, we provide guidance for treatment options for some of the most widespread invasive plant species found in Alaska, as well as for some species with a high likelihood of becoming invasive in the state. In particular, this document focuses on terrestrial and emergent invasive...