Species: Invasive non-native species

Flora locale training and other events

If you would like to suggest a new training event for this topic then please let us know.

Flora locale publications, guidance & documents on this website

Ash dieback and related issues (tree planting & the plant trade)   Flora locale comment and information on ash dieback (first discovered in Britain in 2012), including links to relevant external websites.
UK National Ecosystem Assessment   A major analysis of the state of UK ecosystems, the benefits provided by the UK's natural heritage and options for the future.

If you have a suggestion for a document or guide that would be useful for this topic then please let us know.

Case Studies on Flora locale's website

Polyanthus in the CotswoldsInappropriate planting along the A417/419
Hayley Green Wood wildflower project, BerkshireRhodi clearance, wild flower propagation & introduction

If you are aware of a project that would be a good Case Study for this topic then please let us know.

Resources on the UK Non-native Species Secretariat website
Information sheet on Himalayan Balsam (Centre for Ecology & Hydrology)
Invasive species and biosecurity programme (Scotland)
Non-Native Species in Great Britain: establishment, detection and reporting to inform effective decision making (Roy, et al, 2012)
Invasive Non Native Plants (Plantlife webpage and reports)
Control of Japanese knotweed Information on chemical and non-chemical treatment of Japanese knotweed and disposal of plant material (Devon County Council)
Himalayan Balsam knowledge centre CABI

Apps for recording & reporting invasive n-n species
Aquatic species app
Marine and coastal species

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