NYIS.INFO is your gateway to science-based information, innovative tools, news and events, and for coping with biological invaders in New York. NYIS.INFO links scientists, local, state and federal resource managers, policy setters, educators, and grassroots efforts to help you become part of the battle against invasive species in New York.
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New York Invasive Species Information
New York is celebrating its fifth Invasive Species Awareness Week (ISAW) July 8-14, 2018. The mission of New York’s ISAW is to promote knowledge and understanding of invasive species and the harm they can cause by engaging citizens in a wide range of activities across the state, and empowering them to take action to stop […]
New York Sea Grant is proud to launch the newly restructured New York Invasive Species Information website. We encourage everyone to visit and explore the new site, discovering the new changes and wide spectrum of resources you may have missed in the past. Read more here about what to expect next.
Fifth annual New York’s Invasive Species Awareness Week, a Success!
New York celebrated its fifth annual Invasive Species Awareness Week (ISAW) July 8-14, 2018. There were over 150 events across NYS. The ISAW theme for this year was “What YOU can do to stop the spread!” This included water chestnut pulls, field surveys, booth events, identification workshops and more. Check out the new ISAW blog for more information.