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Invasive Species Resources

Provides access to all site resources (alphabetically), with the option to search by species common and scientific names. Resources can be filtered by Subject, Resource Type, Location, or Source.

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USDA. Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

Based on years of experience and the latest science, APHIS developed a list of 59 pests and diseases that could pose a significant risk to U.S. food and agriculture resources. The list is not meant to be all-encompassing, but rather focus on the most impactful pests and diseases. USDA's goal remains to keep the U.S. free of these foreign pests and diseases.

Vermont Agency of Agriculture, Food, and Markets.

University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.

Includes invasive species by category for insects, diseases, plants, and animals.
See also: Invasive Species Status Report by Congressional District

New York Codes, Rules, and Regulations.

Vermont Agency of Natural Resources. Department of Forests, Parks, and Recreation.
See also: Invasive Plants for more resources
Arizona Department of Forestry and Fire Management.

New York Department of Environmental Conservation.

A regulation was adopted in 2014 that prohibits or regulates the possession, transport, importation, sale, purchase and introduction of select invasive species. The purpose of this regulation is to help control invasive species, a form of biological pollution, by reducing the introduction of new and spread of existing populations.

Barataria Terrebonne National Estuary Program.
Kentucky Exotic Pest Plant Council.

University of Kentucky. College of Agriculture. Division of Regulatory Services.

Oklahoma Administrative Code.

Montana Department of Agriculture.

See also: Noxious Weeds for more resources

Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks.

Includes lists of exotic controlled species, noncontrolled species, and prohibited species.

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.

New York State Agricultural Experiment Station.

Oklahoma Invasive Plant Council.

The Oklahoma Invasive Plant Council has developed a list of invasive plants by region. These plants have invasive qualities and are present in the region or neighboring regions. These are species that are not abundant yet in the area, but should be monitiored, reported and controlled before they become a bigger problem in the state.