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The section below contains highly relevant resources for this species, organized by source. Or, to display all related content view all resources for Common Buckthorn.
Council or Task Force
Ontario's Invading Species Awareness Program (Canada).
New York Invasive Species Clearinghouse.
Woody Invasives of the Great Lakes Collaborative.
USDA. ARS. National Genetic Resources Program. GRIN-Global.
State and Local Government
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources.
Missouri Department of Conservation.
See also: Invasive and Problem Plant Control (scroll to Invasive Plants section) for more information to help you identify and control most common invasive plants in Missouri
Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources.
See also: Invasive Plant Fact Sheets for plant species (trees, shrubs, vines, herbs and aquatic plants) that have impacted the state's natural lands
Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Division of Forestry.
Montana State University Extension.
Pennsylvania State University. Cooperative Extension.
- Integrated Taxonomic Information System.Rhamnus cathartica. [Accessed Sep 10, 2014].
- Knight, K.S., J.S. Kurylo, A.G. Endress, J.R. Stewart, and P.B. Reich. 2007. Ecology and ecosystem impacts of common buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica): a review Biological Invasions 9:925-937.
- Mascaro, J., and S.A. Schnitzer. 2007. Rhamnus cathartica L. (common buckthorn) as an ecosystem dominant in southern Wisconsin forests. Northeastern Naturalist 14(3):387-402.