A Big-Picture View of the Invasive Plant Problem | CompassLive

Source: A Big-Picture View of the Invasive Plant Problem | CompassLive

“According to a study conducted by U.S. Forest Service and university scientists and published in the journal NeoBiota, at least one invasive species is present in 39 percent of forested plots sampled nationwide for invasive plants by the Forest Service Forest Inventory and Analysis (FIA) program. Results are provided for all U.S. regions and reveal that a significant portion of the more than 741 million acres of forested land in the United States has been invaded.”

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Image by U.S. Forest Service

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