National Invasive Species Awareness Week

February 25 - March 1, 2019

PARTICIPATE IN EVENTS ACROSS THE NATION to raise awareness and identify solutions to invasive species issues at local, state, tribal, regional, international and national scales. Locate an invasive species event in your state or county. Plan your own event using the NISAW Toolkit – where and when it works for you!

Capitol Hill Lunch Seminars

To Be Announced. 


NA-IPC Webinars

To Be Announced. 


Other Events

To Be Announced. 


NISAW Toolkit


Upcoming Events add event




For More Information

Rick Otis

Reduce Risks from Invasive Species Coalition
202-289-2060 |

Lee Van Wychen, Ph.D.
National and Regional Weed Science Societies








Chuck Bargeron, Liz Moss, Sarah Jean Swain and Rebekah Wallace, UGA Bugwood, Coordinators, NISAW website and webinar technology

Alex Hosmar and Rick Otis, RRISC, overall coordination and assistance 

Lee van Wychen, WSSA, Coordinator, Capitol Hill arrangements


Steering Committee Organizations

  • Weed Science Society of America
  • Pacific States Marine Fisheries Commission
  • NPS
  • DOI
  • USGS
  • UGA
  • Invasive Species Action Network
  • Nature Conservancy
  • North American Invasive Species Management Association
  • US Army Corps of Engineers
  • USDA Forest Service