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Invasive Species Resources

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USDA. FS. Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit.
Nevada Department of Wildlife.
Mississippi Department of Agriculture.
Truckee Meadows Weed Coordinating Group.
Mississippi State University. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station.
The primary goal of this service is to provide Mississippi citizens with identification and management recommendations for insect pests that affect their homes, their gardens, or the crops they are trying to produce. The lab also works closely with the Mississippi Department of Agriculture and observant Mississippi citizens to help facilitate early detection of new invasive insect pests that appear in the state.
University of Kentucky. Entomology.
Mississippi State University. Geosystems Research Institute.

Mississippi Department of Marine Resources.

University of Kentucky. College of Agriculture.
Lake Tahoe Basin Weed Coordinating Group.
Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources.
University of Nevada - Reno. Cooperative Extension.
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency.
Kentucky Department of Agriculture. Pest and Weed.
Tahoe Resource Conservation District; Tahoe Regional Planning Agency; DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Watercraft are the largest vectors for spreading aquatic invasive species (AIS), such as quagga and zebra mussels into new waterways, making boat inspections a vital aspect of protecting Lake Tahoe and other nearby water bodies.
Mississippi State University. Mississippi Agricultural and Forestry Experiment Station.
Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee.
University of Kentucky. Kentucky Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey.
The more people we have looking for invasive pests, the better our chances are to prevent establishment of the pest in Kentucky. If you see a pest (insect, invertebrate, plant disease) that could be one of the exotics featured on this website, let us know!