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NISAW 2020: Mute Swan

NISAW 2020: Mute Swan

Today is the conclusion of Part I of National Invasive Species Awareness Week 2020. DISC’s last Invasive Species of the Day is the Mute Swan, a charismatic bird that many people don’t realize is an invasive species. Check out the fact sheet below, and be sure to share to help increase awareness! Part II of NISAW is May 16-23 , 2020.

NISAW 2020: Linden Viburnum

NISAW 2020: Linden Viburnum

National Invasive Species Awareness Week continues! Today’s Invasive Species of the Day is Linden Viburnum, a newer, more localized invader, which is becoming problematic in Delaware’s Piedmont region. Be sure to share the PDF below to help spread awareness!

NISAW 2020: Hydrilla

NISAW 2020: Hydrilla

National Invasive Species Awareness Week continues! Today’s Invasive Species of the Day is Hyrdrilla, which is considered the world’s worst aquatic invasive species. Please share this fact sheet to increase awareness!

NISAW 2020: Japanese Honeysuckle

NISAW 2020: Japanese Honeysuckle

National Invasive Species Awareness Week 2020 continues! Today’s Invasive Species of the Day is Japanese Honeysuckle, a familiar face that many people may not know is highly invasive. Please share the fact sheet below to increase awareness, and check back tomorrow for our next species!

NISAW 2020: Red Swamp Crayfish

NISAW 2020: Red Swamp Crayfish

Today kicks off Part I of National Invasive Species Week 2020, and to celebrate, we will be posting an “Invasive Species of the Day” every day for the entire week. Today’s Invasive Species of the Day is the Red Swamp Crayfish. Check out the fact sheet below for all the details of this species, which is present in all three counties in Delaware. Be sure to share our fact sheets to help spread awareness!

NISAW 2019: Porcelainberry

NISAW 2019: Porcelainberry

National Invasive Species Awareness Week 2019 is wrapping up. Our last invasive species of the day is Porcelainberry. Click the image below for a full .pdf factsheet!

NISAW 2019: Ranavirus

NISAW 2019: Ranavirus

National Invasive Species Awareness Week continues! Today’s invasive species of the day is Ranavirus. Click the image below for a full .pdf factsheet!

NISAW 2019: Flathead Catfish

NISAW 2019: Flathead Catfish

February 25 through March 3, 2019 is National Invasive Species Awareness Week!  In recognition of NISAW, DISC will be posting an “Invasive Species of the Day” throughout the week. Today’s highlighted species is Flathead Catfish. Click the image below for a full .pdf version, and please spread the word!