Tree of Heaven Found in Vermont

A decidedly non-divine invasive found in Chittenden County.Learn More

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Is Your Community Ready?

Encourage your town to plan ahead for tree pests.Learn More

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Before you zap it -

Get out there and map it.Learn More

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Emerald Ash Borer

Is Your Woodlot Ready?Learn More

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Be On the Front Line.

Become a Forest Pest First Detector!Learn More

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Pancake Breakfast Won't Taste the Same

Keep ALB out of Vermont's sugarbushes!Learn More

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On the ground
The Upper White River Cooperative Weed Management Association (CWMA) is a collaborative effort....
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Barberry and burning bush have been replaced by wildlife beneficial natives.
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The Montshire Museum creates stunning Woodland Garden using all natives...
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Take action to protect our state's hemlock trees by scouting for hemlock woolly adelgid (HWA) and report suspected sightings.
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Hildene staff and volunteers restore wetland buffer...
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Buckthorn and honeysuckle are reducing regeneration of this forest. Learn how concerned residents are making a difference.
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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).
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Once a hillside of goutweed and other invasives, the statehouse now boasts a beautiful native plant garden
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Town removes invasive barberry from landscaping
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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
Learn more about how Hinesburg is managing invasives on conserved properties!
Featured Invasive
But those fuschia leaves are not what we want in our woods!
Featured Invasive
This is the "Northeastern Kudzu". Beware of this seductive yet aggressively invasive plant.
Featured Invasive
All that purple is no good for wildlife. Knock out new infestations right away!
Featured Invasive
Japanese barberry destroys Vermont's woodlands
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
Emerald ash borer (EAB) is an exotic beetle that was discovered in southeastern Michigan near Detroit in the summer of 2002.
Featured Invasive
Fall is the perfect time to control it. Learn more here...
Featured Invasive
The Asian longhorned beetle (ALB) is an invasive insect that feeds on certain species of hardwood trees, eventually killing them.
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
Look for shiny leaves and silver speckled berries tin the fall
Featured Invasive
This aggressive plant is found along all of Vermont's major rivers, negatively impacting riparian buffers and fish habitat.
Featured Invasive
Look in wetlands, ditches and roadsides for this fast spreading plant....

Events

February 27, 2015 - 10:00am
The 2015 Vermont Flower Show – “Spring Reflections” – will bring three days of spring to life to prepare us for the exciting season ahead!
March 25, 2015 - 10:00am
Attend the NESAF Annual Meeting.

Latest News

February 20, 2015

Parasitic Asian wasps: Coming soon to combat invasive tree-eating beetles?

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is seeking approval for the intentional release of an Asian species of parasitic wasp in order to combat the spread of an invasive beetle wreaking havoc on North American ash trees.

February 18, 2015

Emerald Ash Borer Beetle Detected in Louisiana

Baton Rouge, La. - The emerald ash borer, a severe insect pest of ash trees, has been confirmed in Webster Parish making Louisiana the 25th state to confirm the presence of this beetle.