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Invasive Species Resources

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Global Invasive Species Programme.
See also: GISP Publications and Reports for additional reports for Africa
United Kingdom Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs.
Agriculture & Horticulture Development Board (United Kingdom).
Baltic Marine Environment Protection Commission - Helsinki Commission (HELCOM).
Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (United Kingdom). National Amphibian and Reptile Recording Scheme.
Polska Akademia Nauk (Polish Academy of Sciences). Instytut Ochrony Przyrody (Institute of Nature Conservation).
European Food Safety Authority.
North Dakota Department of Agriculture.
North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
European Commission. Seventh Framework Programme. VECTORS Project.
North Dakota Game and Fish Department.
Massachusetts Introduced Pests Outreach Project.
The Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis, "ALB"), a pest of hardwood trees including maple, birch and horse chestnut, was first discovered in Worcester, Massachusetts in 2008. Since their discovery, $50 million in federal and state money has been spent to eradicate the beetle, and 25,000 infested trees in the Worcester area have been cut down in an effort to halt the spread. Use this form to report a possible Asian longhorned beetle sighting in Massachusetts or other states.
Massachusetts Introduced Pests Outreach Project.
Great Britain Non-Native Species Secretariat.
The Be Plant Wise campaign, launched by Defra and the Scottish Government, is designed to raise awareness among gardeners, pond owners and retailers of the damage caused by invasive aquatic plants and to encourage the public to dispose of these plants correctly. We have developed resources with advice for gardeners and pond owners and are working closely with retailers of aquatic plants to provide information in stores. These pages contain the detailed information you need to Be Plant Wise.
Belgian Biodiversity Platform.
UN. FAO. Forestry Department.
The FAO Forestry Department Working Papers report on issues and activities related to the conservation, sustainable use and management of forest resources. The purpose of these papers is to provide early information on on-going activities and programmes, and to stimulate discussion. This paper is one of a series of FAO documents on forestry-related biosecurity issues.