invasive species

Invasive species

These 10 Species Could Destroy Oregon As We Now Know It (Willamette Week, 8/8/17)

Oregon statewide strategic plan for invasive species, 2017-2027 [PDF] (2017) Oregon Invasive Species Council

Noxious weeds and farming

Fight over noxious weeds pits Oregon organic farm against Sherman County (Oregonian, 5/16/2017)

Weed control supervisor gave organic farm control options; farmer says they’ve tried (Capital Press, 5/15/2017)

Economic impact from selected noxious weeds in Oregon (2014) Oregon Department of Agriculture

Canada thistle (Cirsium arvense) (2015) Oregon Department of Agriculture

Japanese beetle infestations

Portland’s growing Japanese beetle infestation prompts eradication effort (Oregonian, 5/11/2017)

Japanese beetles in Oregon (2017) Oregon State University Extension Service

Japanese beetle in Oregon (serial) Oregon Department of Agriculture, Insect Pest Prevention and Management