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Invasive Species Resources

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Kansas State University.
University of Kentucky. College of Agriculture.

Canadian Food Inspection Agency.

CropLife Latin America.
Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Forest Service.
University of Kentucky. Cooperative Extension Service.
See also: Woody Ornamentals for more fact sheets.

Okanagan Basin Water Board (Canada). Okanagan Water Wise.

Wageningen University & Research (Netherlands); Dutch Caribbean Nature Alliance.
Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development (Canada).
Caribbean Invasive Alien Species Network.
To date no studies have been undertaken on the costs and benefits of IAS management in the Caribbean. This may partly explain why there has been negligible funding to combat the onslaught of these exotic species in the region. As a result it was decided to provide individuals involved in the UNEP-GEF Project, "Mitigating the Threats of Invasive Alien Species in the Insular Caribbean" with training and an opportunity to undertake Cost-Benefit Analyses (CBAs) on some selected IAS. The CBAs undertaken and reported in this publication clearly demonstrates that the benefits of managing IAS outweigh the costs.

Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Forest Service.

Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources and Forestry (Canada).
Kansas Department of Agriculture.
Since the emerald ash borer's initial introduction into the United States, it has been spread to many areas of the country by campers and homeowners who unknowingly moved infested firewood to uninfested areas where the beetles emerged and infested new ash trees. You can help slow the spread of the emerald ash borer into Kansas by not moving firewood across county lines. When buying wood for your home, buy only locally grown and harvested firewood. When camping, buy your firewood near your destination and burn all that you bring. If you suspect emerald ash borer on your property please call 785-564-6698 or e-mail your name, address, phone number and pictures of the suspect tree to ppwc@kda.ks.gov.
South Australia Primary Industries and Regions (Australia).
UNFAO. Animal Production and Health Division.