This page contains a wide range of information and resources that we hope meets your needs for invasive species identification, planning, education and management here. This is a work-in-progress as we find new information to share all the time. Please check back frequently for updates. Categories of resources include:
The Renz lab at the University of Wisconsin-Madison Agronomy Department and UW-Extension is pleased to present a series of videos for the identification of invasive plants. These videos can be found at the new UW-Extension Weed Science website: http://fyi.uwex.edu/weedsci/category/videos/
Currently there are 18 videos available for the following species:
The UW-Extension Weed Science website also has a number of other resources. There are presentations, factsheets, links, and much more so when you go check out the videos don't forget to click around a bit.
Spring training videos for brush management with herbicides
Dow Agrosciences has produced a series of application technique videos for brush species. While these videos feature Dow products exclusively, information is applicable to any herbicide used for brush management.
National Invasive Species Information Resource Centerhttp://www.invasivespeciesinfo.gov
Invasive Plants of the United States - http://www.invasive.org/weedcd/
Midwest Invasive Plant Network - http://mipn.org/
Invasive Plant Association of Wisconsin – http://www.ipaw.org
Agronomy Department of the University of Wisconsin-Madison: http://agronomy.wisc.edu/
Online tool for invasive plant management: http://mipncontroldatabase.wisc.edu
Photos of exotic and invasive plants, insects, animals, and more: