Investigative and Enforcement Services (IES)
Within the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS), the Investigative and Enforcement Services (IES) staff works diligently to ensure the health and care of the animals and plants under its jurisdiction. IES helps the animal and agricultural industries achieve compliance with APHIS regulations. Compliance is accomplished through comprehensive investigations, sound enforcement, and strong educational efforts.
Last Modified: June 10, 2013