Invasive Species

Regional Report

Review and Assessment of Programs for Invasive Species Management in the Southwestern Region, 2012

Buffelgrass Control

Aerial Spraying of Herbicide to Control Buffelgrass in Southern Arizona: Efficacy, Non-Target Impacts and Application Recommendations

Weed Field Guides

Image of weed field guidesSome plant species pose challenges to land managers in dealing with health of forests and woodlands. A series of field guides is available for weed species in the Southwest. Guides are available in adobe PDF format.  Click here for all available field guides.

Other Invasive Species

Graphic of USDA's invasives websiteFor information on other invasive species, visit the USDA Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service's Hungry Pests site.


National Invasive Species Links

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Key Contacts

Allen White, Ph.D.
 R3 Invasive Species /
 Pesticides Coordinator
 (505) 842-3280