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Archives 2002

Provides selected resources for invasive species related emerging issues for prior years. For more recent emerging issues, see our Emerging Issues page. See the Archives page for additional years.

Kudzu to You: The invasive vine has landed in Washington (Oct 30 - Nov 5, 2002)
Seattle Weekly.

DNR: Zebra mussels now in Wisconsin River watershed (Oct 16, 2002)
Star Tribune.

Tree-Munching Asian Beetles Are Discovered in Jersey City (Oct 12, 2002)
New York Times.

Asian Longhorned Beetle Discovered in New Jersey (Oct 11, 2002)
New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

Pest Alert - Emerald Ash Borer (Aug 2002; PDF | 380 KB)
Discovered in southeastern Michigan and identified in Jul 2002
USDA. FS. State and Private Forestry. Northeastern Area.

West Nile Virus detected in South Dakota (Jul 26, 2002)
South Dakota Department of Health.

Pest Alert: Giant Hogweed (Jul 24, 2002)
Massachusetts Department of Agricultural Resources.

Invasive Crabs Swarm Up East Coast (Japanese shore crabs - Maine's Penobscot Bay) (Jul 19, 2002)
Environmental News Service

Flathead Catfish
The flathead catfish has been found in the Susquehanna River drainage (Jul 2002)
Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.

Meet the Flathead Fish: Recently Introduced to the Delaware River Watershed, Pennsylvania Sea Grant (Jul/Aug 2002; PDF | 152 KB)
Pennsylvania Angler and Boater.

Florida Biologist Identifies Juvenile Fish Caught in Crofton Pond as Northern Snakehead and Northern Snakehead Alert and Northern Snakehead Fish Information (Jul 10, 2002)
Maryland Department of Natural Resources.

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