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THREAT
LATIN NAME
INVASIVE PLANTS   Back to Top
       Air Yam Dioscorea bulbifera
       Annual Bastard-Cabbage Rapistrum rugosum
       Asiatic Colubrina Colubrina asiatica
       Australian Pine Casuarina equisetifolia
       Autumn Olive Elaeagnus umbellata
       Brazilian Peppertree Schinus terebinthifolius
       Bull Thistle Cirsium vulgare
       Butterfly Bush Buddleja davidii
       Cheatgrass Bromus tectorum
       Cherokee Rose Rosa laevigata
       Chinaberrytree Melia azedarach
       Chinese Lespedeza Lespedeza cuneata
       Chinese Privet Ligustrum sinense
       Chinese Wisteria Wisteria sinensis
       Common Burdock Arctium minus
       Common Chickweed Stellaria media
       Common Mullein Verbascum thapsus
       Common Reed Phragmites australis
       Common Tansy Tanacetum vulgare
       Crown Vetch Coronilla varia
       Elephant Grass Pennisetum purpureum
       English Ivy Hedera helix
       Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis
       Fountain Grass Pennisetum setaceum
       Giant Reed Arundo donax
       Hairy Vetch Vicia villosa
       Hoary False Madwort Berteroa incana
       Japanese Climbing Fern Lygodium japonicum
       Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica
       Jimsonweed Datura stramonium
       Johnsongrass Sorghum halepense
       Jointhead Grass Arthraxon hispidus
       Kudzu Pueraria montana
       Melaleuca Melaleuca quinquenervia
       Narrow-leaved Cattail Typha angustifolia
       Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare
       Paper Mulberry Broussonetia papyrifera
       Scotch Broom Cytisus scoparius
       Sheep Sorrel Rumex acetosella
       Shepherd's Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
       Spiny Plumeless Thistle Carduus acanthoides
       Spotted Knapweed Centaurea biebersteinii
       St. Johnswort Hypericum perforatum
       Strawberry Guava Psidium cattleianum
       Tall Fescue Lolium arundinaceum
       Tree-of-Heaven Ailanthus altissima
       Weeping Lovegrass Eragrostis curvula
       White Mulberry Morus alba
       Yellow Sweetclover Melilotus officinalis
INSECTS   Back to Top
       Erythrina Gall Wasp Quadrastichus erythrinae
DISEASES   Back to Top
       Armillaria Root Disease Armillaria mellea
       Littleleaf Disease
CLIMATE   Back to Top
       Climate Change
       Drought
       Flooding
       Hurricanes
LOSS OF OPEN SPACE   Back to Top
       Conversion
       Fragmentation
       Parcellation
POLLUTION   Back to Top
       Acid Deposition
       Ozone
WILDLAND FIRES   Back to Top
       Lack of Fuels Treatment
       Wildland Arson
UNMANAGED RECREATION   Back to Top
       Off-Highway Vehicles

The items above are part of an initial list of forest threats. These should not be interpreted as the top threats affecting forests in the Eastern U.S. We appreciate your feedback as additional forest threats are added to this page and as we work to further develop the forest threat summary viewer tool.