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Management Plans by Species

Contains management plans for invasive animals. For additional resources, see:


General Resources

Invasive.org - Invasive Animal and Pathogen Management Library - Includes Element Stewardship Abstracts (ESA)
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.
Species management summaries produced by the Nature Conservancy, Global Invasive Species Team. Information is no longer maintained but provides useful, researched and inclusive management summaries.

Using Integrated Pest Management Action Plans for Schools

Invasive Tree Pests
Missouri Department of Conservation.

Provides resources (including control and management plans) for insects and diseasethat are not native to Missouri.

Africanized Honey Bee

North Carolina Africanized Honey Bee Action Plan (2006; PDF | 1.08 MB)
North Carolina Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services.

Asian Citrus Psyllid

EDIS - 2016 Florida Citrus Pest Management Guide: Ch. 9 Asian Citrus Psyllid and Citrus Leafminer
University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences Extension.
Electronic Data Information Source Publication #ENY-734

Classical Biological Control of Asian Citrus Psyllid in Florida
University of Florida. IFAS Extension. Integrated Pest Management.

Asian Longhorned Beetle

Asian Longhorned Beetle Action Plans
University of Vermont. Entomology Research Laboratory.

Asian Longhorned Beetle Programs - Plant Health Environmental Assessments
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Asian Longhorned Beetle - New Pest Response Guidelines (Revised Aug 2008; PDF | 303 KB)
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Brown Tree Snake

Review of Brown Treesnake Problems and Control Programs (Mar 2005; PDF | 320 KB)
DOI. United States Geological Survey.
At the Request of: U.S. Department of Interior, Office of Insular Affairs for the Brown Treesnake Control Committee
Prepared by: Bruce Colvin - Betchel Corporation, Michael Fall - U.S. Department of Agriculture, Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service, Wildlife Services, National Wildlife Research Center, Lee Fitzgerald - Texas A&M University, Department of Wildlife and Fisheries Biology, Faculty of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology and Lloyd Loope, U.S. Department of Interior, U.S. Geological Survey, Biological Resources Discipline

Brown Tree Snake Control Plan (PDF | 167 KB)
Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force.
Prepared by: The Brown Tree Snake Control Committee, Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force under the Nonindigenous Aquatic Nuisance Prevention and Control Act of 1990. Approved by the Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force June 28, 1996.

Brown Marmorated Stink Bug

Managing Brown Marmorated Stink Bug (BMSB)
Stop Brown Marmorated Stink Bug.

Emerald Ash Borer

Emerald Ash Borer (scroll to view plans) and Emerald Ash Borer Programs Environmental Assessments
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Emerald Ash Borer Information Network - Publications and Resources
Emerald Ash Borer Information Network.
Provides resources for EAB preparedness, response plans, EAB timelines (by state and year, and by county and year), photo database, media contacts (information and research), and educational information (biosurveillance, control, educational resources for K-12, identification, presentations and online courses.

City of Urbana Emerald Ash Borer Management Plan (Nov 11, 2008; PDF | 422 KB)
City of Urbana (Ohio).

Emerald Ash Borer Community Preparedness Plan (Apr 25, 2007; PDF | 2.56 MB)
Emerald Ash Borer Information Network.
Prepared by: Michigan Department of Agriculture and Michigan Department of Natural Resources

Emerald Ash Borer - Community Planning
Illinois Department of Agriculture.
Scroll down for management plans for Illinois communities.

Missouri Emerald Ash Borer Action Plan (May 2, 2008; PDF | 218 KB)
Missouri Department of Conservation.
See also: Emerald Ash Borer for more resources

South Dakota Emerald Ash Borer Readiness Plan (Aug 2014; PDF | 161 KB)
South Dakota Department of Agriculture. Resource Conservation & Forestry Division.

Wisconsin's Response Plan for Emerald Ash Borer
Wisconsin Emerald Ash Borer Information Source.

Exotic Fruit Fly

Exotic Fruit Fly Regulatory Response Manual
California Department of Food and Agriculture.

Exotic Fruit Fly Strategic Plan: FY 2011-2015 (Jun 6, 2011; PDF | 975 KB)
USDA. APHIS. PPQ. Fruit Fly Exclusion and Detection Programs.

Fruit Fly Control Programs
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Mediterranean Fruit Fly (Medfly) Action Plan (2003; PDF | 1.1 MB)
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Feral Pigs (Wild Boar)

Feral Swine Action Plan for Oregon (Jan 2007)
Oregon Invasive Species Council.
Prepared for the Oregon Invasive Species Council by Arick Rouhe and Mark Sytsma, Portland State University, Environmental Science and Resources.

Invasive Animals: Restricted Invasive Animals - Feral Pig (scroll down to More Information for various publications)
Queensland Business and Industry Portal (Australia).

Managing Wild Pigs: A Technical Guide (2009; PDF | 2.7 MB)
Berryman Institute. Human-Wildlife Interactions Monograph (Number 1).

Fire Ants

A Plan for Prevention of Establishment of New Ant Species in Hawaii, with Special Attention to the Red Imported Fire Ant (Revised Aug 2007; PDF | 365 KB)
Hawaii Ant Lab.

Emergency Response Plan for Invasive Ants in the Pacific - Draft 2 (Nov 29, 2008)
Vanderwoude Consulting Limited (New Zealand).

Fire Ant Management in the Home Lawn
Clemson University (South Carolina). Cooperative Extension.

Fire Ants and Their Management (PDF | 291 KB)
Texas A&M University. Texas Agricultural Extension Service.

Imported Fire Ants - Publications
University of Tennessee Extension.

Imported Fire Ant Program Manual (Updated Mar 2010; PDF | 2.4 MB)
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Managing Fire Ants
Texas A&M University. Texas Imported Fire ant Research and Management Project.

Managing Imported Red Fire Ants in Agriculture: A Regional Publication Developed for: Alabama, Arkansas, Georgia, Louisiana, Texas (PDF | 8.9 MB)
University of Tennessee. Agricultural Extension Service.

Managing Imported Fire Ants in Urban Areas (PDF | 4 MB)
Texas A&M University. Texas Agricultural Extension Service.

Gypsy Moth

Indiana Strategic Plant for Gypsy Moth Management (PDF | 2.6 MB)
Indiana Department of Natural Resources.

Gypsy Moth Programs - Plant Health Environmental Assessments
USDA. APHIS.Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Gypsy Moth Suppression
New Jersey Department of Agriculture. Plant Industry.

Gypsy Moth Management Strategies
Minnesota Department of Natural Resources.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

Hemlock Wooly Adelgid - Control and Management
USDA. FS. Northern Research Station.

Hemlock Woolly Adelgid Management Plan (Feb 2007; PDF | 404 KB)
West Virginia Department of Agriculture. Cooperative Forest Health Protection Program.

Non-Native Deer

Non-Native Deer Management Plan -- Point Reyes National Seashore
DOI. National Park Service.
Note: See Press Release (Aug 21, 2006)

Pink Bollworm

Pink Bollworm Eradication Plan in the U.S. (Updated 2009; PDF | 149 KB)
USDA. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

Pink Hibiscus Mealybug

Biological Control of Pink Hibiscus Mealybug Project Manual (2001; PDF | 7 MB)
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Sirex Woodwasp

Sirex noctilio Program - Plant Health Environmental Assessments
USDA. APHIS. Plant Protection and Quarantine.

Soybean Cyst Nematode

Soybean Cyst Nematode
Soybean Research & Information Initiative.
Select Management to view recommendations and to view the popular SCN Management Guide, based on decades on research.

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