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Invasive Species Resources

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Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (United Kingdom).
University of Minnesota. Minnesota Sea Grant.
Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission.

DOC. NOAA. National Marine Fisheries Service. West Coast Region.

UN. FAO. Animal Production and Health Division.
DOI. USGS. National Wildlife Health Center.
Provides news updates and other resources

World Organisation for Animal Health.

Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food, and Rural Affairs (Canada).
DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service. Chesapeake Bay Field Office.
IUCN. Species Survival Commission. Invasive Species Specialist Group.
Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development (Canada).

Natural Resources Canada. Canadian Forest Service.

Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.

The emerald ash borer is a half-inch long metallic green beetle with the scientific name Agrilus planipennis Fairmaire. Larvae of this beetle feed under the bark of ash trees. Their feeding eventually girdles and kills branches and entire trees. Emerald ash borer was first identified in North America in southeastern Michigan in 2002.

UNFAO. Animal Production and Health Division.
Auckland Council (New Zealand).
Australian Government. Department of the Environment and Energy.
Nature Conservancy. Don't Move Firewood.
Provides specific state information on their firewood regulations and recommendations (includes Canada and Mexico).
DOI. FWS. Fisheries and Habitat Conservation.
Through the Service's AIS Program, one AIS Coordinator is funded in each Service Region. This dedicated group of people works closely with state invasive species coordinators, non-governmental groups, private landowners and many others in their day-to-day activities. Provides State and Regional AIS contacts.

DOC. NOAA. Chesapeake Bay Office.