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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:

Aquatic Invasive Species Decal Information
Nevada Department of Wildlife.
The Nevada aquatic invasive species (AIS) decal requirement became effective Jan 1, 2013 through approval from the Nevada State Legislature in 2011. The AIS decal requirement was established to prevent the spread of harmful aquatic species threatening Nevada's waterways.

Tahoe Boat Inspections
Tahoe Resource Conservation District; Tahoe Regional Planning Agency; DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service
Watercraft are the largest vectors for spreading aquatic invasive species (AIS), such as quagga and zebra mussels into new waterways, making boat inspections a vital aspect of protecting Lake Tahoe and other nearby water bodies.

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.

PLANTS Database - State Noxious Weed Lists
USDA. NRCS. National Plant Data Center.
States which designated certain plants as legally noxious.
See also: Federal Noxious Weed List and Composite list (summary of noxious status for all listed plants in the U.S.)

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Lake Tahoe Basin Weed Coordinating Group
Lake Tahoe Basin Weed Coordinating Group.

Fighting Weeds at Home
Truckee Meadows Weed Coordinating Group

Federal Government

Nevada Fish and Wildlife Office - Invasive Species
DOI. Fish and Wildlife Service.

Lake Mead National Recreation Area - Invasive Species
DOI. National Park Service.

Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit - Aquatic Invasive Species
USDA. Forest Service.

State Government

Noxious Weeds
Nevada Department of Agriculture.

Forest Health Program
Nevada Division of Forestry.

Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Program
Nevada Department of Wildlife.


Nevada Noxious Weeds
University of Nevada - Reno. Cooperative Extension.

Integrated Pest Management
University of Nevada - Reno. Cooperative Extension.


Invasive Species Management
Las Vegas Wash Coordination Committee.

Invasive Species
Tahoe Regional Planning Agency.

Aquatic Invasive Species Programs
Tahoe Resource Conservation District.

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Last Modified: Sep 28, 2016
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