Get to know hydrilla
August 26, 2014 Invasive species are non-native plants and animals that cause harm to the environment, economy and even human health. more »»
New York Invasive Species Awareness Week
July 8, 2014 (Editor’s note: In celebration of New York Invasive Species Awareness Week, this week’s “Eye on Invasives” column, by Hilary Smith, has been replaced by the event schedule for this week. more »»
Get to know garlic mustard
May 13, 2014 Invasive species are non-native plants and animals that cause harm to the environment, economy and even human health. more »»
Cheers for volunteers
October 15, 2013 The Adirondack Park contains thousands of lakes and ponds, so it should come as no surprise that our quality of life is directly tied to water. more »»
Wacky weather and weeds
October 1, 2013 When you think about weather, invasive species likely do not come to mind. You probably think about what you might need to wear or if your family outing will be under sunny skies. more »»
Have you seen the sign?
September 17, 2013 Summer is a busy time of year for road construction. Roadways are lined with flaggers, safety cones and signs. more »»
Bad news for balsam?
August 20, 2013 Emerald ash borer and Asian longhorned beetle are notorious in the forest pest world, but there are other species to know, to. more »»
Watch out for noxious weeds
August 6, 2013 You may be familiar with poison ivy, the famous glossy, three-leaved plant known for igniting itchy, swollen skin irritations. more »»
Adirondack Invasive Species Awareness Week
July 9, 2013 (Editor’s note: In celebration of Adirondack Invasive Species Awareness Week, this week’s “Eye on Invasives” column, by Hilary Smith, has been replaced by the event schedule for this week. more »»
Q&A: Test your knowledge
May 28, 2013 What is an invasive species? An invasive species is a plant, animal or other organism that is introduced by human activity into a new area where it is not native. more »»
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Food: The Next Challenge to Our Economy?
July 28, 2014 Some projections indicate we will be a planet of nearly 9 billion people.
If that is true, feeding everyone may become a serious problem. more »