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Making sense of social conflict
over invasive species management

Presentation by Wade Simmons

NYISRI 2020 Annual Report
NATIONAL INVASIVE SPECIES AWARENESS WEEK WEBINAR
When Doing Nothing is the Best Invasive Plant Management Tool
DR. BERND BLOSSEY, CORNELL | THURSDAY FEB 25, 11AM EST
Tree of Heaven Biocontrol
Presented by Dr. Matt Kasson
Conference Catch-Up

Watch invasive species sessions from Cornell Cooperative Extension's In-Service

Jumping Worm Updates
Research Priorities
IS Outreach & COVID

Incident Command System
for Invasive Species

Presented by Molly Hassett, DEC

North American Weed Biocontrol Summit

Share and Learn the Latest on Biocontrol
Wednesday, October 28th, 11 – 3 ET

Mile a Minute Vine by Katja Schulz

Webinar Available

Assessing the Risk of Invasive Plant Introductions at Trailheads in the Adirondack Park

Our Mission

Connect invasive species research and practice to help manage the impact of invasive species in NYS

Garlic Mustard by David Cappaert, Michigan State University. Bugworld.org

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We connect invasive species research and practice to help manage the impact of invasive species in NYS.

About NYISRI

Invasive species pose a serious threat to New York’s natural resources, and NYISRI is committed to improving the scientific basis of invasive species management. We serve the scientific research community, natural resource and land managers, and state offices and sponsored organizations by through promoting research, creating networks, and providing support.

Research

Identify research needs from managers and coordinate research to meet those needs.

Network

Foster knowledge exchange between diverse organizations and individuals through conferences and webinars.

Support

Support managers and researchers by synthesizing research, communicating funding opportunities, and creating management protocols.

Latest Research

Research Digest: April 2021 (4/23/2021) - Our monthly research digest with recently published papers on invasive species from Journal of Ecology, Oikos, and more.

Recent Posts

Researcher Spotlight: Dr. Matthew Ayres (4/16/2021) - Dr. Matt Ayres of Dartmouth College is asking the important questions of what limits forest pest distribution and how climate change will influence ranges of native and non-native forest pests.
Eradicating Eradication | Research Summary (4/9/2021) - Functional eradication, a new framework for invasive species control, focuses on suppressing invasive species below levels that have significant negative impacts on conservation targets.
Dr. Joanna Freeland Researcher Spotlight: Dr. Joanna Freeland (3/12/2021) - Upon seeing the disparity between “well-behaved” Phragmites in Europe vs. invasive Phragmites in North America, Dr. Joanna Freeland was drawn to study Phragmites hybrids and invasive aquatic plants more broadly.

Latest News

Researcher Spotlight: Dr. Andrea Dávalos (1/15/2021) - By co-producing research with land managers, Dr. Andrea Dávalos ties her research on invasive species and associated stressors with management.
Catskill Research Fellowships (10/26/2020) - Applications due Dec. 31 at 11:59 PM

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FUNDING FOR NYISRI

Is provided by the Environmental Protection Fund as administered by the New York State Department of Environmental Conservation