Invasive species are not native to Minnesota and cause environmental harm.  Minnesota’s natural resources are threatened by invasive species such as Eurasian watermilfoil, common buckthorn and emerald ash borer.  Click on the links below to learn more about invasive species in Minnesota.

2013 Minnesota Noxious Weed List Example: noxious weed Spotted Knapweed

Common Buckthorn Example:  OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA Buckthorn

DNR – Invasive Species in Minnesota Example: milfoilEurasian Milfoil

Minnesota Department of Agriclture – Plants, Pests & Pest Control

Example: gypsy moth2gypsy moth Gypsy Moth

NRCS News Release on Poison Ivy Example: poison ivy