Invasive Species News and Media

Articles and Publications

Mapping Invasive Species in Montana: A Guide to EDDMapS West (Android version; CISM 2015)
Mapping Invasive Species in Montana: A Guide to EDDMapS West (iPhone version; CISM 2015)
Sportsman's Guide to Invasive Species (CISM 2012)
Threats to the West: The Invasion of Western Waters by Non-Native Species (Western Regional Panel on Aquatic Nuisance Species, 2012)
A Clear and Present Danger (Wildlife Professional, Summer 2012)
To Tackle an Invasive Weed, Bringing In the Hooved Pros, (New York Times, June 2012)
Montana Ag Officials Investigate Invasive Snail (Montana Department of Agriculture, August 2012)


River of Time, a film about Wyoming's evolving North Platte River
EDDMapS West app
Please Explain: Weeds (Leonard Lopate radio show)

Outreach and Education

Sportsman's Guide to Invasive Species
Don't Move Firewood campaign
PlayCleanGo campaign
Invasive Species Slogans
Invasive Plants Citizen Science Program

Invasive Species of the Month

January 2012: Saltcedar (Tamarix spp.)
February 2012: Yellow starthistle (Centaurea solstitialis)
March 2012: Sericea lespedeza (Lespedeza cuneata)
April 2012: Flowering Rush (Butomus umbellatus)
May 2012: Hydrilla (Hydrilla verticillata)
June 2012: Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius)
July 2012: Dyer's woad (Isatis tinctoria)
August 2012: Orange hawkweed (Hieracium aurantiacum)
September 2012: Phragmites (Phragmites australis)
October 2012: African rue (Peganum harmala)
November 2012: Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha)
December 2012: Didymo (Didymosphenia geminata)
January 2013: New Zealand mudsnail (Potamopyrgus antipodarum)
February 2013: Quagga mussel (Dreissena rostriformis bugensis)

Recommended Invasive Species-related Newsletters

Aquatic Invasive Species News in a Nutshell
Asian Longhorned Beetle Update
Clean Angling newsletter
King County Weeds newsletter
Livestock for Landscapes
Natural Selections, DoD Natural Resources Program
Red Lodge Clearinghouse
TechNotes: Thoughtfully Timed Tips for Invasive Plant Managers
Invader Updater
The Invasive Species Council of British Columbia's E-bulletin
The Weed's News Digest
The Western Aquatic Plant Management Society newsletter
Yale Environment 360: Opinion, Analysis, Reporting and Debate

CIPM Quarterly Newsletter Archive