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GB non-native species secretariat eLearning. Welcome to the Non-native Species Secretariat e-learning pages The NNSS has developed a range of freely available e-learning modules to provide an introduction to non-native species, and how to identify them. .Keep checking back for further modules in the future.. Get started Is this your first visit? If this is your first time here, you need to register here before you can enrol on a course. Existing users can login here...Enrol on a course On your first visit to this page, all available courses will be visible.

After you have done so, all other courses will be hidden. Take e-learning Click on a course below when you are ready to begin. Home | Plant Heroes. Pl@ntNet. Play Clean Go: Stop Invasive Species In Your Tracks ® : Take Action. USDA. USDA Agency of Invasive Species. EPPO 2013 Communications Workshop.

Oeiras (PT), 2013-10-08/10 A joint EPPO/CoE/IUCN ISSG Workshop took place on 2013-10-08/10 in Oeiras in Portugal at the kind invitation of the Direcção-Geral de Alimentação e Veterinária (Portuguese Plant Protection Organization), the Centre for Functional Ecology (University of Coimbra) and the Agrarian School of Coimbra (Instituto Politécnico de Coimbra). The workshop was aimed at civil servants, scientists, land managers, members of NGOs, journalists, and any other interested persons. It was attended by 65 participants from 25 countries (Australia, Belgium, Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Jersey, Netherlands, Netherlands, Portugal, Kenya, Russian Federation, Slovenia, South Africa, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States).

Pictures were kindly provided by Alexandre Gamela (PT) - Why organizing a workshop on communication on pests and invasive alien plants? Video 1video 2.


Agricultural Pests. Forest Pests. Social Marketing (general) Invasive Species Slogans - 3rd Edition. We are developing a series of posts to highlight some of the more memorable and fun slogans on invasive species that you can find on publications, bumper stickers, and t-shirts. This series on invasive species slogans will include occasional posts covering different aspects of the topic. These slogans seem to fit into three broad categories: Play-off, Alliteration, and Rhyming. The first two posts dealt with Play-off and Rhyming slogans. Here in this third post, I am going to concentrate on Alliteration. If you know of some slogans that haven’t yet been posted in this series, please send them to

*UPDATE: The fourth post on this series, on Mascots, is now available HERE. Alliteration For those of you unfamiliar with this term, I will cite the good folks over at "Alliteration - The repetition of usually consonant sounds in two or more neighboring words or syllables". "Weeds Won't Wait" "Fend Off Flying Fish"h/t Kim Bogenschutz Miscellaneous Slogans. Bugwood Blog. Commander Ben | The Invasive Hunter. Wilderness Invasion (Documentary) <span><a target="_self" href="/index.html">HOME</a> | <a target="_self" href="/riveroftime.html">RIVER OF TIME </a> | <a target="_self" href="/wildernessinvasion.html">WILDERNESS INVASION</a> | <a target="_self" href="/Coming-Home.html">COMING HOME</a></span> Wilderness Invasion Available on DVD This film is available for public presentations.

For more information Nearly 650 million acres of National Parks, National Forests and National Wildlife refuges are held in trust for you and me, for our children and our grandchildren. Wilderness Invasion was shot on location in Wyoming, Utah, Nevada and California. IQ - Invasives Quarterly. The Silent Invasion. You are the eyes and ears of Oregon that can keep new invasive species out. Familiarize yourself with likely, potential invaders in your area and use the Oregon Invasive Species Online Hotline to report suspicious plants, insects and animals. Invasives Quick Guide Click a region below to view potential invaders threatening your local area. Report Potential Invasive Species Help spread the word about the Online Hotline. Invasive Species Teaching Module. Habitattitude. Ora - Save The Forest!