Invasive Plant Links

Resources on Invasive Plants

Virginia Department of Conservation and Recreation – Natural Heritage Program (prioritized list of invasive plants in VA) http://www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural-heritage/invspinfo

Great resource for distinguishing non-native plants that look like some of our natives https://www.nybg.org/files/scientists/rnaczi/Mistaken_Identity_Final.pdf

National Park Service and US Fish and Wildlife (great resource for identification of invasives in our area) https://www.nps.gov/plants/alien/pubs/midatlantic/midatlantic.pdf

Blue Ridge PRISM – Factsheets for specific invasive species with plant description and methods for removal     https://blueridgeprism.org/factsheets/

 

Organizations removing invasive plants in Richmond parks

James River Park System Invasive Plant Task Force: http://www.jamesriverpark.org/invasives/

Reedy Creek Coalition:  https://reedycreekcoalition.org/

Friends of Forest Hill Park:  http://www.friendsofforesthillpark.org/

Richmond Tree Stewards: http://richmondtreestewards.org/