The Natural Science Collections Alliance submitted comments to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) on May 29, 2009 regarding the agency’s development of a strategic research, education, and extension plan.  When completed, the plan will identify current trends, constraints, and major opportunities and gaps that no single entity within the USDA would be able to address individually. To view the notice published in the Federal Register, go to http://edocket.access.gpo.gov/2009/E9-7252.htm.

Click here to read the text of the comments submitted by NSC Alliance to the USDA.