Members of MoIP have gathered resources, tools and guides that currently help identify, assess and manage invasive and exotic plant species.
Invasive Plant Apps
- Great Lakes Early Detection Network: GLEDN is an online system that collects invasive species reports from casual observers, verifies these reports and integrates them with others networks (Missouri is included)
- EDDMapsWest: a national web-based mapping system for documenting invasive species distribution (Missouri is included)
- Midwest Invasive Species Information Network: Identify and report 300+ invasive plant and animal species
- Landscape alternatives for Invasive Plants of the Midwest: Suggests alternative species to invasive ornamental plants (MIPN)
Cultivating Awareness: Ornamental Plants Invading Natural Areas
By the Midwest Invasive Plant Network
The Pear That Invaded Columbia
From the City of Columbia’s “Stop the Spread” campaign
Say NO to Honeysuckle!
From Great Rivers STL
The Destruction of Missouri – Invasive Asian Bush Honeysuckle
The threat of invasive species – Jennifer Klos
A beautifully illustrated Ted-Ed video and lesson.