Think bittersweet wreaths are beautiful?

Try native or non-invasive natural decorations this season...Learn More

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Calling all Pest Hunters!

Volunteer to scout for HWA in southern Vermont!Learn More

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Got woody invasives?

Go get 'em this fall!Learn More

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Welcome to Vermont:

Please leave your firewood at home!Learn More

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Emerald Ash Borer

Is Your Woodlot Ready?Learn More

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On the ground
Educating about and managing invasive species within the Ottauquechee watershed. Want to learn more? Email ocisma@vinsweb.org.
On the ground
The Upper Connecticut CISMA began to take form in late 2010 with agencies and individuals in Vermont seeking to collaborate....
On the ground
Take action to protect our state's hemlock trees by scouting for hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) and report suspected sightings.
On the ground
Barberry and burning bush have been replaced by wildlife beneficial natives.
On the ground
The Montshire Museum creates stunning Woodland Garden using all natives...
On the ground
Buckthorn and honeysuckle are reducing regeneration of this forest. Learn how concerned residents are making a difference.
On the ground
Once a hillside of goutweed and other invasives, the statehouse now boasts a beautiful native plant garden
On the ground
Hildene staff and volunteers restore wetland buffer...
On the ground
Learn more about how Hinesburg is managing invasives on conserved properties!
On the ground
Sign up to look for nest sites of a ground-dwelling wasp called Cerceris fumipennis and help in our search for emerald ash borer (EAB).
On the ground
The Upper White River Cooperative Weed Management Association (CWMA) is a collaborative effort....
On the ground
Town removes invasive barberry from landscaping
Featured Invasive
The Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) is an invasive insect that feeds on certain species of hardwood trees, eventually killing them.
Featured Invasive
Look in wetlands, ditches and roadsides for this fast spreading plant....
Featured Invasive
This member of the milkweed family is fairly new to Vermont. Monarchs lay their eggs on it but the larvae don't survive. Learn more...
Featured Invasive
But those fuschia leaves are not what we want in our woods!
Featured Invasive
Japanese barberry destroys Vermont's woodlands
Featured Invasive
Emerald ash borer (EAB) is an exotic beetle that was discovered in southeastern Michigan near Detroit in the summer of 2002.
Featured Invasive
People love bittersweet in fall wreathes and decorations....it wreaks havoc on Vermont's trees.
Featured Invasive
Have an inpenetrable thicket of multiflora rose? Learn how to treat it...
Featured Invasive
This aggressive plant is found along all of Vermont's major rivers, negatively impacting riparian buffers and fish habitat.
Featured Invasive
Look for shiny leaves and silver speckled berries tin the fall
Featured Invasive
Fall is the perfect time to control it. Learn more here...
Featured Invasive
All that purple is no good for wildlife. Knock out new infestations right away!
Featured Invasive
This is the "Northeastern Kudzu". Beware of this seductive yet aggressively invasive plant.

Events

February 11, 2016 - 11:00am
Join us for a webinar on setting management priorities for EAB
February 25, 2016 - 11:00am
Join us for a webinar on staging an urban EAB infestation!

Latest News

February 4, 2016

Invasive plants taking a toll on nation’s forests, including those in Utah

More detailed information about the results that were featured in a News item in mid-January, link to previous news item:...

January 27, 2016

Two new invasive species could invade the north country landscape, officials trying to protect sugar maples

CANTON — Residents, foresters and landscapers are being asked to be on the lookout for two new species that may invade the north country’s landscape, including a large worm that thrashes around like a snake.

The Asian...