Trail Talk, July 17 | Outdoors - Jackson Hole News&Guide (Jul 17, 2019)
Trail Talk, July 17 | Outdoors    Jackson Hole News&Guide This is Trail Talk for the week starting July 17. The News&Guide compiles reports on trail conditions from three major agencies that manage public lands in the ...

Chestnut Pull: Volunteers Needed To Collect Invasive Aquatic Plants - NyackNewsAndViews (Jul 17, 2019)
Chestnut Pull: Volunteers Needed To Collect Invasive Aquatic Plants    NyackNewsAndViews Water chestnut is an INVASIVE aquatic plant found in locally in Rockland County and globally in 43 countries. Water chestnut colonizes freshwater ponds and ...

What issues do zebra mussels cause in bodies of water? - KSFY (Jul 16, 2019)
What issues do zebra mussels cause in bodies of water?    KSFY Lake Sharpe is the latest body of water in South Dakota that zebra mussels have invaded.

Wolf, Agriculture Department to fight invasive species - WHP Harrisburg (Jul 16, 2019)
Wolf, Agriculture Department to fight invasive species    WHP Harrisburg Governor Tom Wolf is teaming up with state agricultural officials to battle the spread of the Spotted Lanternfly. The governor was in Dauphin County Today- ...

'Discover Invasive Species' program at Winnakee Nature Preserve July 25 - The Daily Freeman (Jul 16, 2019)
'Discover Invasive Species' program at Winnakee Nature Preserve July 25    The Daily Freeman HYDE PARK, N.Y. — Winnakee Land Trust will host an event, "Discover Invasive Species" on Thursday, July 25, in partnership with the Cornell Cooperative ...

National parks recruit sensitive noses to detect aquatic invasive species - Post Register (Jul 16, 2019)
National parks recruit sensitive noses to detect aquatic invasive species    Post Register Grand Teton and Yellowstone national parks have recruited two highly trained and sensitive noses to sniff out aquatic invasive species before they contaminate ...

Column: Seth Boyes: Symbiosis and invasive species (7/16/19) - Dickinson County News (Jul 16, 2019)
Column: Seth Boyes: Symbiosis and invasive species (7/16/19)    Dickinson County News I recently found myself plucking an interesting juxtaposition out of the waters of another famous Iowa lake. My family returned to roost in Clear Lake this past ...

The Woodlands Township to Host Workshop on Invasive Species - hellowoodlands.com (Jul 16, 2019)
The Woodlands Township to Host Workshop on Invasive Species    hellowoodlands.com THE WOODLANDS, TX – The Woodlands Township will host a free workshop on Saturday, August 10, 2019, to train volunteers to accurately identify and remove ...

Trees struggling in Monroe County - WXXI News (Jul 16, 2019)
Trees struggling in Monroe County    WXXI News A recent study says that planting a trillion trees across the globe could help reduce enough carbon to offset climate change. But locally, invasive species.

Fast-Spreading Lotus Takes Over Cranston Lake - ecoRI news (Jul 16, 2019)
Fast-Spreading Lotus Takes Over Cranston Lake    ecoRI news CRANSTON, R.I. — Paddlers in kayaks and canoes, along with non-boating volunteers, are needed to collect seed pods from a noxious plant that threatens to ...

Controlling Brazilian Peppertrees with Insects Called Thrips - WJCT NEWS (Jul 16, 2019)
Controlling Brazilian Peppertrees with Insects Called Thrips    WJCT NEWS It's probably fair to say the Brazilian peppertrees are one of the most disliked invasive species here in Florida. They've filled more than 700-thousand acres of ...

Invasive Black Carp Are on the Move, Experts Say - The Weather Channel (Jul 16, 2019)
Invasive Black Carp Are on the Move, Experts Say    The Weather Channel The invasive black carp has been caught near Indiana for the first time, and wildlife specialists are worried about what that could mean for mussels in the state's ...

Wild Animals That Go From Pet To Invasive Species - Wisconsin Public Radio News (Jul 16, 2019)
Wild Animals That Go From Pet To Invasive Species    Wisconsin Public Radio News Exotic pets can cause problems for local ecology if they're released or escape.

How to combat invasive aquatic species in West Michigan - WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan (Jul 16, 2019)
How to combat invasive aquatic species in West Michigan    WXMI FOX 17 West Michigan Some of the prettiest things in nature are actually quite threatening, and this goes way beyond animals. The Michigan Wildlife Council is dedicated to being ...

WJJQ Radio - Wjjq (Jul 16, 2019)
WJJQ Radio    Wjjq Chequamgeon-Nicolet Rolls Out Invasive Species Plan Published on 07/16/2019 under News The Chequamegon-Nicolet National Forest is rolling out their ...

Animal Advocates Call on Florida to Stop Letting People Kill Iguanas - Miami New Times (Jul 16, 2019)
Animal Advocates Call on Florida to Stop Letting People Kill Iguanas    Miami New Times The FWC says it's legal to kill iguanas on your own property, but animal-rights activists say the directive is cruel and inhumane.

This invasive tree species is coming up everywhere in North Texas - Dallas News (Jul 16, 2019)
This invasive tree species is coming up everywhere in North Texas    Dallas News Most of the trees I advise avoiding are insect- or disease-prone, short-lived in general, or require too much maintenance. But there is one tree that no longer has ...

Invasive Pears Are Becoming A Problem - Modern Farmer (Jul 16, 2019)
Invasive Pears Are Becoming A Problem    Modern Farmer When you think of invasive species, you may conjure images of the cane toad in Australia, ugly draped kudzu all over the American South, or ominous flocks of ...

An Invasive Species Has Found Its Way Into One Of South Dakota's Most Popular Lakes - KDLT News (Jul 15, 2019)
An Invasive Species Has Found Its Way Into One Of South Dakota's Most Popular Lakes    KDLT News Lake Sharpe, S.D.- They latch, clog, eat and clump. According to game fish and parks, since 2015 zebra mussels have also been found in Lewis and Clark Lake, ...

South Dakota officials scramble to respond after zebra mussels found in Lake Sharpe - Sioux Falls Argus Leader (Jul 15, 2019)
South Dakota officials scramble to respond after zebra mussels found in Lake Sharpe    Sioux Falls Argus Leader Lake Sharpe has become the second major Missouri River reservoir in South Dakota to be infested with invasive zebra mussels.

Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program webinar happening Tuesday - UpperMichigansSource.com (Jul 15, 2019)
Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program webinar happening Tuesday    UpperMichigansSource.com There is still time to register for the Michigan Invasive Species Grant Program webinar scheduled for Tuesday, July 16. Part 1 starts at 9 a.m..

Nonprofit organization employs dogs to detect invasive species, plants - Wyoming Tribune (Jul 15, 2019)
Nonprofit organization employs dogs to detect invasive species, plants    Wyoming Tribune POWELL — Tobias and Lily, two of man's best friends, have traveled the world helping scientists in conservation efforts.

CONFER: The EPA is giving free rein to invasive species - Lockport Union-Sun & Journal (Jul 15, 2019)
CONFER: The EPA is giving free rein to invasive species    Lockport Union-Sun & Journal Too many scientists and policymakers focus so much on global warming that they've given short shrift to active environmental threats destroying our forests and ...

Workshop teaches latest on invasive species | Local News - Quad City Times (Jul 14, 2019)
Workshop teaches latest on invasive species | Local News    Quad City Times A free workshop on how to address the global threat of invasive plant species will be 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 8, at Scott Community College.

DNR's Heidi Wolf on invasive species in water and on land · KYMN Radio · Northfield, MN · AM 1080 & FM 95.1 - kymnradio.net (Jul 13, 2019)
DNR's Heidi Wolf on invasive species in water and on land · KYMN Radio · Northfield, MN · AM 1080 & FM 95.1    kymnradio.net Invasive species are species that are not native to Minnesota and cause economic or environmental harm or harm to human health. Dave and Andy talk with MN ...

EDITORIAL: A preventative approach to invasive species | Opinion - Niagara Gazette (Jul 13, 2019)
EDITORIAL: A preventative approach to invasive species | Opinion    Niagara Gazette Water chestnut. Emerald ash borer. Hemlock woolly adelgid. Spotted lanternfly. Giant hogweed. Japanese knotweed. Kudzu. Wild parsnip.

Officials ramp up efforts to protect Grand County waters from invasive species - Sky Hi News (Jul 12, 2019)
Officials ramp up efforts to protect Grand County waters from invasive species    Sky Hi News New traffic gates and spike strips have gone up at Lake Granby and Shadow Mountain Reservoir as part of a collaborative effort to protect Grand County's lakes ...

Do you love the Blue Ridge Mountains? So do invasive species. - Charlotte Observer (Jul 12, 2019)
Do you love the Blue Ridge Mountains? So do invasive species.    Charlotte Observer Wild hogs look dangerous while a tiny woolly bug doesn't but both can be incredibly damaging to an ecosystem. The fight is on against those two and a host of ...

Invasive Species Are Focus Of Week Of Activities In New York - WSKG.org (Jul 12, 2019)
Invasive Species Are Focus Of Week Of Activities In New York    WSKG.org ITHACA (WSKG) – It is Invasive Species Awareness Week across New York state and a variety of educational events are happening in parks and other sites.

Invasive species group meets at Fort McCoy | News - La Crosse Tribune (Jul 11, 2019)
Invasive species group meets at Fort McCoy | News    La Crosse Tribune For the second consecutive year, the Monroe County Invasive Species Working Group held its annual field day on June 13 at Pine View Campground at Fort ...

NYC Battling Invasive Species Creeping Across City’s Parks - CBS New York (Jul 11, 2019)
NYC Battling Invasive Species Creeping Across City’s Parks    CBS New York NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A plant problem is plaguing New York. With 10 percent of the city made up of natural areas, the land is quickly being taken over by ...

Volunteers learn to fight invasive species in the Adirondacks - WCAX (Jul 11, 2019)
Volunteers learn to fight invasive species in the Adirondacks    WCAX This week marks the sixth annual Invasive Species Awareness Week in New York. All week throughout the Adirondacks, training seminars are taking place to ...

Invasive Species Found In Palo Alto | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM - KCBS (Jul 11, 2019)
Invasive Species Found In Palo Alto | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM    KCBS Agriculture officials are launching an eradication campaign after an invasive species was found in Palo Alto. Two peach fruit flies were found and trapped in ...

Learn how to protect the St. Croix from invasive species at on-the-water workshop - St. Croix 360 (Jul 11, 2019)
Learn how to protect the St. Croix from invasive species at on-the-water workshop    St. Croix 360 July 19 program will train citizens on monitoring and reporting invasive species.

GUEST COLUMN: Partnering to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species - ECM Publishers (Jul 11, 2019)
GUEST COLUMN: Partnering to stop the spread of aquatic invasive species    ECM Publishers In August 2018, during a routine Three Rivers Park District boat inspection, an unusual plant was discovered on a boat leaving Medicine Lake at the access in ...

Experts: Invasive species fight takes your help - oswegocountynewsnow.com (Jul 11, 2019)
Experts: Invasive species fight takes your help    oswegocountynewsnow.com OSWEGO — Insects and other critters invading the region are decimating the biodiversity of local forests, waterways and other habitats, and the state's 6th ...

Boaters: Clean, drain and dry to stop invasive species - Twin Falls Times-News (Jul 11, 2019)
Boaters: Clean, drain and dry to stop invasive species    Twin Falls Times-News BOISE — The Idaho State Department of Agriculture reminds boaters to take measures to prevent spreading invasive species such as quagga and zebra ...

Support grows to keep invasive species out of Great Lakes - WILX-TV (Jul 10, 2019)
Support grows to keep invasive species out of Great Lakes    WILX-TV There is growing support in the fight to keep an invasive fish species out of the Great Lakes.

New invasive species law will preserve Connecticut’s lakes, rivers - Middletown Press (Jul 10, 2019)
New invasive species law will preserve Connecticut’s lakes, rivers    Middletown Press HARTFORD — Gov. Ned Lamont signed legislation into law this week designed to fight invasive species and preserve Connecticut's lakes, ponds and rivers.

Event offered as part of Invasive Species Awareness Week - Hudson Valley 360 (Jul 10, 2019)
Event offered as part of Invasive Species Awareness Week    Hudson Valley 360 CHATHAM — Want to explore High Falls Conservation Area while learning more about invasive species? The Columbia Land Conservancy invites you to attend ...

Invasive species workshop slated Friday at Great Lakes Visitor Center - Ashland Daily Press (Jul 10, 2019)
Invasive species workshop slated Friday at Great Lakes Visitor Center    Ashland Daily Press ASHLAND — Would you know the difference between a milfoil and wild parsnip? Garlic mustard and buckthorn? When it comes to conservation, the more you ...

Invasive species prevention enhanced by fee increase - Forest Lake Lowdown (Jul 10, 2019)
Invasive species prevention enhanced by fee increase    Forest Lake Lowdown A broadly supported measure that went into effect Monday, July 1, will significantly enhance aquatic invasive species prevention and management in Minnesota.

Michigan agencies offer $3.6M to fight invasive species - WILX-TV (Jul 10, 2019)
Michigan agencies offer $3.6M to fight invasive species    WILX-TV LANSING, MI (WILX) -- Michigan agencies say grants totaling $3.6 million are available to support projects intended to prevent the spread of invasive species.

Volunteers learn to identify and eradicate invasive species - Manitoulin Expositor (Jul 10, 2019)
Volunteers learn to identify and eradicate invasive species    Manitoulin Expositor PROVIDENCE BAY – Early detection and control efforts are the key to defending Manitoulin's shores from the depredations of invasive species. To that end, the ...

Brookhaven approves $72.5K contract to remove invasive species along Peachtree Creek Greenway - Reporter Newspapers (Jul 9, 2019)
Brookhaven approves $72.5K contract to remove invasive species along Peachtree Creek Greenway    Reporter Newspapers Posted by Dyana Bagby | Jul 9, 2019. Brookhaven approves $72.5K contract to remove invasive species along Peachtree Creek Greenway. The removal of ...

Grant will support invasive species screening - Brattleboro Reformer (Jul 9, 2019)
Grant will support invasive species screening    Brattleboro Reformer SOUTHERN VERMONT — The Windham County Natural Resources Conservation District has been awarded grant funding through The Vermont Department of ...

In Our Opinion: We must keep working to stop invasive species - Oneonta Daily Star (Jul 9, 2019)
In Our Opinion: We must keep working to stop invasive species    Oneonta Daily Star Water chestnut. Emerald ash borer. Hemlock woolly adelgid. Spotted lanternfly. Giant hogweed. Japanese knotweed. Kudzu. Wild parsnip.

Aquatic Invasive Species are a Threat to all Waterways in New York State. Sponsored Content. - Hudson Valley 360 (Jul 9, 2019)
Aquatic Invasive Species are a Threat to all Waterways in New York State. Sponsored Content.    Hudson Valley 360 Aquatic invasive plants and animals threaten the quality of all of New York's rivers, lakes and ponds, from the Finger Lakes and Catskills to the Hudson River ...

Volunteer to search for new aquatic invasive species - ECM Publishers (Jul 9, 2019)
Volunteer to search for new aquatic invasive species    ECM Publishers Volunteers are needed on Saturday, Aug. 17, to search for starry stonewort, a type of algae that is Minnesota's newest aquatic invasive species.

Sniffing Out Invasive Species - Highlands Current (Jul 9, 2019)
Sniffing Out Invasive Species    Highlands Current Conference receives grant for dog team. The state's Environmental Protection Fund on June 14 announced $2.8 million in grants for 42 projects aiming to ...

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