Invasive Species Awareness Week 2019

Invading Species Awareness Week 2019 is being held from February 25th, 2019 – March 1st, 2019. Here you will find all the resources you need to participate. #InvSpWk

Social Media Content Calendar

Monday, February 25th, 2019
Daily Theme: Pathways Of Spread
General Approach: Communicate with the public about different ways that invasive species spread.

Tuesday, February 26th, 2019
Daily Theme: What’s in my backyard?
General Approach: Talk about the different invasive species that are prevalent in our geographical area.

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
Daily Theme: Prevention & Reporting
General Approach: Share tips for preventing the spread and reporting species when spotted.

Thursday, February 28th, 2019
Daily Theme: Invasive Species in the Garden
General Approach: Spotlight invasive species such as goutweed and periwinkle, which have “roots” in the horticulture/gardening industry. This is an opportunity to highlight invaders that were introduced intentionally.

Friday, March 1st, 2019
Daily Theme: Invasive Species in the Classroom
General Approach: Share resources that can be used to teach children about invasive species.