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Spotlights

  • Friends of Hopewell Valley Open Space; 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.

  • New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

    Emerald Ash Borer was discovered in New Jersey in May 2014 in Somerset County, and as of October 2015 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

Selected Resources

The section below contains selected highly relevant resources for this locaton, organized by source. To view all related content for this location, click on "View all resources for location" in the top left of this page.

Council or Task Force

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection.

State and Local Government

New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection. Division of Fish and Wildlife.

New Jersey Department of Agriculture.

Academic

Rutgers State University of New Jersey. New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station.

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

A collection of photos and descriptions of agricultural weeds found in New Jersey.

Professional

Friends of Hopewell Valley Open Space.
Native Plant Society of New Jersey.