The most effective way to do away with an invasive species is to prevent it from establishing in the first place. Here we present easy options for how you can prevent the spread of invasives. Be part of the solution!
The bait you are using or the material that the bait is packed in may not be native to the area you are fishing.
You may encounter a wide variety of invasive plants, such as butterfly bush, and trees you purchase could be a home for invasive insects.
Whether you're a boater, a swimmer, or a shoreline resident, you may encounter a wide range of invasive species.
If you work in Washington's forests, you may see a variety of invasive species, and the health of the trees you work with may be threatened.
If you're a teacher, the science kits you use in your classroom may contain non-native species.