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Invasive Species Week 2024

It's Invasive Species Week 2024!

Today our theme is ‘What are invasive non-native species?’ We’ve explained this in our video and about non-native species page on our Invasive Species Week webpages, where we’re also sharing:

Events today

There’s lots happening this week, today's events include:

  • We’ve launched a set of new posters with GB Alert species, and plants and animals of Special Concern, to help raise awareness of these species.
  • The first of our daily webinars, with Professor Helen Roy, at 1pm. Find out more and sign up.
  • Paddle UK, Angling Trust and Canal & River Trust are leading a floating pennywort removal event at Stonebridge lock, N17 0XD. Find out more and register to attend
  • Yorkshire Wildlife Trust’s pop-up stand at Langsett Reservoir, South Yorkshire, S36 4GY. 

Later this week
We’re hosting a series of daily webinars:

View details of all events taking place this week.

There’s still plenty of time to get involved if you haven’t already made plans! Visit the Invasive Species Week website to find out more. Follow along on X (Twitter) @InvasiveSp and search #INNSweek for the latest updates.