|The Weed risk assessment (WRA) helps professionals and residents make informed decisions that will reduce the economic and ecological harm caused by invasive plants in Hawai`i and on other Pacific Islands. WRA is a proactive tool to identify plants that pose the highest risk of causing ecological or economic harm.
Chuck Chimera is a Weed Risk Assessment Specialist with the University of Hawaii-Pacific Cooperative Studies Unit. Chuck Chimera has worked in conservation in Hawai`i for 20 years, mostly with U.S. Geological Survey's Biological Resources Division and the National Park Service at Haleakala.
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