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Spotlights

  • Nebraska Forest Service.
    The Nebraska Department of Agriculture (NDA) has confirmed that emerald ash borer (EAB) was discovered during a site inspection in Omaha's Pulaski Park on June 6, 2016. Nebraska becomes the 27th state to confirm the presence of EAB, joining neighboring states of Iowa, Missouri, Kansas and Colorado. NDA has issued a quarantine prohibiting ash nursery stock from leaving the quarantine area. The quarantine also regulates the movement of hardwood firewood and mulch, ash timber products and green waste material out of Douglas, Sarpy, Cass, Washington and Dodge counties to assist in the prevention of human-assisted spread of the pest into un-infested areas.
  • Nebraska Game and Parks Commission.
    Beginning in 2016, all resident and non-resident boaters will be required to pay a fee to fund programs aimed at combating aquatic invasive species. Boaters who register their motorized watercraft in Nebraska will be required to pay $5 in addition to their three-year boater registration fee. Boaters who register their motorized watercraft in any other state will be required to obtain a $15 Aquatic Invasive Species Stamp each year that they boat in Nebraska. This stamp is available for purchase online. A temporary stamp may be purchased at some state parks and recreation areas.
  • University of Nebraska - Lincoln. Nebraska Invasive Species Program.

    Please complete this form to report a sighting of an invasive species. If you're not sure how to answer a question, do your best and we will contact you with any questions. If you have any questions for us, please feel free to contact us.

State Specific Threats

Selected Resources

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Partnership

Nebraska Weed Management Area Coalition.

State and Local Government

Nebraska Department of Agriculture. Plant Industry.
Douglas County Environmental Services (Nebraska).
Nebraska Department of Agriculture. Plant Industry.
Lancaster County (Nebraska).

Academic

University of Nebraska - Lincoln. Nebraska Forest Service.
University of Nebraska - Lincoln.
University of Nebraska. Institute of Agriculture and Natural Resources.

Professional

Lower Platte Weed Management Area.
Nebraska Weed Control Association.