Invasives in the News

Beautiful but Invasive: officials looking to remove invasive chokecherry trees, Fairbanks KTVF

Invasive European Bird Cherry Trees, Homer Grown Radio Program KBBI 890 AM, 2020

Kenai Conversation: Invasive Species - November 21st 2019

2018 Alaska Invasive Species Conference, Homer: Kachemak Science Report

Invasive species cost millions to eradicate from Alaska waters

All Things Invasive on the Kenai Peninsula: The Coffee Table - July 25th 2018

Invasive Plant Blues: Back Acres Band 2013

Links and Resources

Alaskan Cooperative Weed Management Areas

Anchorage CWMA

Fairbanks CWMA

Copper River CWMA

Alaska Resources

Alaska Committee for Noxious and Invasive Plants Management

AK DNR Invasive Plants and Agricultural Pests

Alaska Association of Conservation Districts Invasive Plants Page

Alaska Native Plant Society

Alaska Garden Clubs Invasive Resource Page

National Park Service in Alaska - Invasives and Exotics

Alaska Invasive Species Partnership

Alaska Natural Heritage Program

EDD Maps Alaska

Alaska Department of Transportation Integrated Vegetation Management Plan

National Resources

The National Invasive Species Council

The National Invasive Species Council (NISC) was established by Executive Order (EO) 13112 to ensure that Federal programs and activities to prevent and control invasive species are coordinated, effective and efficient.


Invasipedia houses information on how to best manage invasive plants, animals, and pathogens.

Center for Invasive Plant Management

Promotes ecologically based management of invasive plants with a goal of restoring desired plant communities.

Forestry Images

Clearinghouse of invasive plant pictures readily available for download. 

USFWS Managing Invasive Plants

The National Wildlife Refuge resource for invasive plant management.

USDA Plants Database

The PLANTS Database provides information about native and non-native vascular plants, mosses, liverworts, hornworts, and lichens of the United States and its territories.

KP-CWMA Annual Reports

2019 Kenai Peninsula CWMA Annual Report

2018 Kenai Peninsula CWMA Annual Report

Management Plans

Reed Canarygrass Strategic Management Plan

Integrated Pest Management Plan for Eradicating Elodea_ver6.1

Bradley Lake Hydroelectric Project Invasive Mangement Plan

Port Graham Invasive Management Plan

Nanwalek Invasive Management Plan

Homer Soil and Water Conservation District National Park Service U.S. Forest Service Kenai Watershed Forum UAF Cooperative Extension Service U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service