How You Can Help!


Use the resources you find here to learn more about Invasive Species affecting the state of Mississippi and beyond. Check out our Discover page to find out more!

Be Alert

Use the knowledge in our Discover section when you are out exploring nature. If you see anything suspicious related to the insect species on this site, be sure to contact our team of entomologists immeadiately on our Contact page!

Don't Move Firewood

Did you know that many of the species we mention travel through firewood? Almost always, when an invasive species spreads it is most likely due to human activities! Be sure to check out the quarantine information for your state regarding firewood and other materials and help stop the spread of invasive species.

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February 3, 2017
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