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Invasive species


An invasive species is a plant, fungus, or animal species that is not native to a specific location (an introduced species), and which has a tendency to spread to a ...

National Invasive Species Information Center


Provides a reference gateway to information, organizations and services about invasive species including federal, state, local and international sources.



This web site is a collaborative project between the National Park Service and the University of Georgia - Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.

5 Invasive Species You Should Know | Smithsonian Ocean Portal


5 Invasive Species You Should Know. A ship flushes and refills its ballast task in mid-ocean to prevent marine organisms from moving from one port to another.

Invasive Species in Virginia


The Virginia Invasive Species Council provides state leadership on invasive species, coordinates efforts to prevent invasive species from entering Virginia, and ...

Invasive Species - US Forest Service


Apr 29, 2015 ... Invasive species often compete so successfully in new ecosystems that they displace native species and disrupt important ecosystem ...

PA DCNR - Invasive Species


Invasive species are those plants, animals and pathogens that are not native to an area and can cause harm to the environment, to the economy and to human ...

What is an invasive species? - NOAA's National Ocean Service


An invasive species, also known as an exotic or nuisance species, is an organism or plant that is introduced into a new environment, where it is not native .

Maryland Invasive Species Council: MISC


Encouraging the prevention and management of invasive species in Maryland ... and manage the impact of invasive species on Maryland ecosystems.

National Invasive Species Awareness Week: Home


Home: National Invasive Species Awareness Week February 21-27, 2016 - Save the Date! PARTICIPATE IN EVENTS ACROSS THE NATION to raise ...

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Invasive Species - National Wildlife Federation


Learn how invasive species threaten native wildlife.

National Invasive Species Council | U.S. Department of the Interior


The National Invasive Species Council (NISC) is a council of federal Departments and agencies tasked to provide national leadership regarding invasive ...

Invasives Species - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service


Oct 17, 2012 ... Invasives Species Web site of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. ... An invasive species is one that is not native to an ecosystem and which ...