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Provides links to state-specific resources with an interest in the prevention, control, or eradication of invasive species.

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APPlying New Strategies to Nip Invasive Species in the Bug: Using Smartphones & Tables in the field to identify & manage invasive species
New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team.
If you have a smartphone, the power to protect the natural heritage of New Jersey is at your fingertips! You can use it to help stop the spread of invasive plants, animals and even pathogens that threaten the natural systems and economy of the Garden State.

Emerald Ash Borer
New Jersey Department of Agriculture.
Emerald Ash Borer was discovered in New Jersey in May 2014 in Somerset County, and as of October 2015 has also been found in Bergen, Burlington, Mercer, Middlesex, and Monmouth counties. Infestations throughout the U.S. and Canada have killed tens of millions of ash trees since 2002. Report signs of the beetle to the Department of Agriculture at 609-406-6939.

Central Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team Annual Report
New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team.
This report provides project results and planned activities for the New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team (NJISST), which represents New Jersey's first cooperative effort to perform regional early detection & rapid response aimed at preventing future infestations.

State Specific Threats:

Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (NAS) Database - Species Lists By State
DOI. USGS. Wetland and Aquatic Research Center.
Provides fact sheets, maps and collection information for aquatic vertebrates and invertebrates occurring outside of their native range.

State Noxious Weed List - New Jersey (none listed; see State Noxious Weed Lists)
USDA. NRCS. National Plant Data Center. PLANTS Database.
Designated legally noxious plants.

Status of Invasive Plants - New Jersey / Details by State and Details by County
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health. Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System.

Pest Tracker - New Jersey
USDA. APHIS. Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey. National Agricultural Pest Information System.

States Restricting Firewood Movement and/or Advocating Leaving Firewood at Home: Who is Affected?
Nature Conservancy. Don't Move Firewood.

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Division of Plant Industry
New Jersey Department of Agriculture.
Contacts; Laws and Regulations; Management

New Jersey Invasive Species Council
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.
Species of Concern; Publications; Management

Aquatic Invasive Species
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Division of Fish and Wildlife.
Species of Concern; Management

West Nile Virus Alert and Fact Sheets
New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.
Species of Concern; Contacts

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Center for Vector Biology Outreach
Rutgers State University of New Jersey. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.
Species of Concern; Management

New Jersey Weed Gallery
Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.
Species of Concern

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New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team (NJISST)
New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team.
Species of Concern; Contacts; Management; Monitoring

Invasive Plant Species
Native Plant Society of New Jersey.
Species of Concern

Invasive Management Area: Cape Island Habitat Restoration Task Force
New Jersey Audubon Society.

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Last Modified: May 19, 2016
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