- Author: Karey Windbiel-Rojas
Find out more about California Invasive Species Action week, species of concern, schedule of events, and what you can do to help prevent invasive species at https://www.wildlife.ca.gov/Conservation/Invasives/Action-Week.
Also, read some of our recnt blog articles on invasive pests and their impacts in urban areas:
- Help Protect California's Citrus from Asian Citrus Psyllid
- Invasive Pests of Concern for California's Urban Farmers
- Bagrada Bug Continues to Spread in California
- Don't Grow Crazy: An Update on California's PlantRight Program
- Brown Marmorated Stink Bug
- Exotic Pests Invade California Landscapes
Once established, invasive species are extremely difficult to eradicate and can cause not only ecological disruption, but economic problems as well. Everyone has a part to play to keep exotic and invasive species from coming into California and spreading throughout the state.