The History page refers to 3 important documents that are included here for you to review. Two you can download in a .pdf file format, the other is a direct link to the most current AIS data from the USGS.

31 states have laws that reference; transport restrictions, watercraft inspection, decontamination or some combination.


Links to important Information

State Laws as compared to the Model Regulation
National Sea Grant Law Center .pdf

Model Regulation for states to follow:
Model Regulation .pdf

US Geological Survey
Info on AIS