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Maryland Invasive Plant Advisory Committee Announces New Regulation

Maryland Invasive Plant Advisory Committee Announces New Regulation

Way to go, Maryland! A press release from the Maryland Department of Agriculture:     FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                          CONTACT: Julie Oberg, 410-841-5888 Jason Schellhardt, 410-841-5744 Maryland Invasive Plant Advisory Committee Announces New Regulation ANNAPOLIS, MD (February 10, 2016) – The Maryland Department of Agriculture has announced proposed regulations regarding the classification of certain invasive plant species on a tiered system, as well as new definitions, conditions under which the Secretary’s approval may be given for otherwise prohibited activities under…

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Zebra mussel invasion snuffed out by elite team of sniffer dogs – British Columbia – CBC News

Zebra mussel invasion snuffed out by elite team of sniffer dogs – British Columbia – CBC News

Shared by our friends at the New Jersey Invasive Species Strike Team: An elite special investigative team is being used to keep out the invasive zebra mussel from Alberta waters, and while the pests haven’t invaded B.C. waters yet, it is best to be careful, says one team member. Source: Zebra mussel invasion snuffed out by elite team of sniffer dogs – British Columbia – CBC News [sgmb id=”1″]