| Jun 8, 2013
| 7:09 PM
The European Bird Cherry Tree, also called the Mayday, has invaded Anchorage and biologists say it’s taking over Alaska’s landscape.
On Saturday at Airport Heights, about 90 volunteers along with two master gardeners took part in the third...
| Jun 5, 2013
| 4:33 AM
This is the first article in a two-part series investigating road blocks researchers encounter when trying to study avian botulism.
The stats read like some sort of apocalypse.
Since 2000, many more than 100,000 birds have died from avian botulism....
| May 29, 2013
| 7:10 AM
It's been called by one bitter antagonist possibly "the worst alien invader the USA has ever encountered. The invasions are widespread and the damage reports are coming in from all our states."
A Westport victim warns that it "spread like wildfire......
| May 22, 2013
| 6:31 PM
Invasive plants have closed a lake at a state recreation area near Nikiski to planes and boats for the summer, with state and federal workers planning to contain the infestation in its waters.
The state Division of Parks and Outdoor Recreation says...
| May 24, 2013
| 6:04 AM
The Petoskey-based organization Freshwater Future sent a letter to Congress on Tuesday, requesting that the committee conduct an oversight hearing about the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ work to prevent aquatic invasive species — including...
| May 19, 2013
| 4:35 PM
If you watched this past Saturday's season finale of "SNL," one headline on the "Weekend Update" segment (with returning special guest Amy Poehler) may have caught your attention.
"A sushi chef in Connecticut is planning to use cicadas this summer in...
| Feb 25, 2013
| 8:11 AM
There is an invasive species in the United States responsible for the deaths of an estimated 14.7 billion birds and mammals each year. If that's not shocking enough, consider this: There's a good chance that one of these invaders is living in your house....
| May 21, 2013
With Memorial Day weekend upon us, more and more people will be heading into the great outdoors to enjoy warmer weather and sunshine, and to get away from it all.
Please remember to leave wildlife alone.
On Monday, the Pennsylvania Game Commission...
| May 14, 2013
| 10:38 AM
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — A decades-old effort to nurse the battered Great Lakes to health has made progress toward reducing toxic pollution and slamming the door on invasive species, but the freshwater seas continue to face serious threats, a U....
| May 8, 2013
| 5:41 AM
The first year, the invasive species garlic mustard looks like a violet, says Jacqueline Pilette, wetlands specialist with the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians.
The next year, however, the biannual invasive plants shoots up, flowers and...
| May 1, 2013
| 11:48 AM
She came, she saw, she toured by airboat, and she reaffirmed that the Obama administration remains committed “to the people of Florida to make the Everglades restoration a high priority.”
Sally Jewell, less than three weeks into her job...