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Chapter 13: Slide 1 of 17

Preventing the Spread of Invasives

In this unit we will cover how invasive pests spread and how we can prevent their spread. We will also learn about some of the laws and policies that pertain to our activities that aid in their spread. The information in this unit is divided into the following topics:

  • Pests of High Significance - what are they?
  • How Pests Spread
  • Preventing Spread: General
  • Preventing Spread: Detection
  • Preventing Spread: Prevent Transport, including laws and policies
  • Summary

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