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Provides links to state-specific resources with an interest in the prevention, control, or eradication of invasive species.

Items of Interest:

APPlying New Strategies to Nip Invasive Species in the Bud: Using Smartphones & Tables in the field to identify & manage invasive species
New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team.
If you have a smartphone, the power to protect the natural heritage of New Jersey is at your fingertips! You can use it to help stop the spread of invasive plants, animals and even pathogens that threaten the natural systems and economy of the Garden State.

Plant Industry - Emerald Ash Borer
New Jersey Department of Agriculture.
Emerald Ash Borer was discovered in New Jersey in May 2014 in Somerset County, and as of August 2016 has also been found in Bergen, Burlington, Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, and Monmouth counties. Infestations throughout the U.S. and Canada have killed tens of millions of ash trees since 2002. Report signs of the beetle to the Department of Agriculture at 609-406-6939.

State Specific Threats:

Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System (EDDMapS) - Invasive Plants by State and County
University of Georgia. Center for Invasive Species and Ecosystem Health.

Early Detection & Distribution Mapping System (EDDMapS) - Invasive Species Status Report by State
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

Nonindigenous Aquatic Species (NAS) Database - Species Lists By State
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.

Pest Tracker - Exotic Pest Detection By State
USDA. APHIS. Cooperative Agricultural Pest Survey. National Agricultural Pest Information System.
Provides State pest detection contacts, recent state exotic pest news, links to state pest resources, and a list of state CAPS survey targets.

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Council or Task Force

Invasive Management Area: Cape Island Habitat Restoration Task Force
New Jersey Audubon Society.

New Jersey Invasive Species Council
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

Partnership

New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team (NJISST)
New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team.

State Government

Division of Plant Industry
New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

Aquatic Invasive Species
New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Division of Fish and Wildlife.

Academic

Center for Vector Biology - Outreach
Rutgers State University of New Jersey. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.

New Jersey Weed Gallery
Rutgers Cooperative Research and Extension. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.

Professional

Plant Lists - Invasive Species
Native Plant Society of New Jersey.

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Last Modified: Apr 08, 2017
 
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