An "invasive species" is defined as a species that is:
Invasive species can be plants, animals, and other organisms (e.g., microbes). Human actions are the primary means of invasive species introductions.
To date, among the following pests only Dutch elm disease has been confirmed in North Dakota
Click on one of these invasive tree pests to learn more about the risk they pose to our trees:
For a list of North Dakota agencies that directly deal with invasive species, click here.
For a detailed list of noxious weeds in North Dakota, click here.
For more information about invasive weeds in North Dakota, click here.
For a North Dakota Game and Fish list of invasive aquatic nuisance species, click here.