People have intentionally and unintentionally moved plant, animal, and other species to new environments. Many of those species cause environmental—and sometimes economic—harm. In this activity, students will research invasive species in the United States and then investigate the presence and effects of invasive species in their own community.
This is one of 3 activities that can be found in PLT’s Exploring Environmental Issues: Biodiversity module. To get the activity, attend a training or purchase the module now from shop.plt.org. Below are some supporting resources for this activity.