Invasive species

Highly-Invasive Snakehead Fish Found In Upper Potomac Near Great FallsThe highly invasive Chinese snakehead fish has found a way past a natural barrier into the Upper Potomac River.
DNA Tool Helping Biologists Find Elusive Or Invasive SpeciesWhen salmon, salamanders or other aquatic animals shed skin cells, they leave behind traces of their DNA in the water, like clues left behind at a crime scene.
Smart Phone App Will Help Blow Whistle On Invasive SpeciesA scientist has developed a smart phone application to help keep track of invasive species.
Zebra Mussels Have Invaded Maryland WatersTheir numbers are growing and they are here to stay.
Md. Urges Awareness Of Invasive Species The Maryland Department of Agriculture is urging residents to help reduce the spread of invasive species that pose a threat to agricultural and natural resources.
Maryland Using Insects To Battle Invasive SpeciesMaryland is using insects to fight invasive species.
Win $1,500 In Potomac Snakehead Fishing TournamentOrganizers of this year's Potomac Snakehead Tournament say anglers can catch all the snakeheads they want, help rid the river of an invasive species and maybe win $1,500.
Goats Tackle Invasive Species Too Tough For MowersBrian Knox's goats are a bit of a novelty in Maryland, munching invasive species that have proven too tough for mowers, weed whackers and herbicides.
Didymo Algae Causing Problems For TroutMaryland is engaged in a full-time fight against non-native species invading the state, everything from stink bugs to mute swans. One of the biggest challenges is a foreign type of algae and the battleground is footwear.
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