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THREAT
LATIN NAME
INVASIVE PLANTS   Back to Top
       Amur Honeysuckle Lonicera maackii
       Autumn Olive Elaeagnus umbellata
       Bearded Beggarticks Bidens aristosa
       Beefsteak Plant Perilla frutescens
       Bird's Foot Trefoil Lotus corniculatus
       Bittersweet Nightshade Solanum dulcamara
       Black Swallowwort Cynanchum louiseae
       Bull Thistle Cirsium vulgare
       Canada Thistle Cirsium arvense
       Cheatgrass Bromus tectorum
       Chinese Lespedeza Lespedeza cuneata
       Common Barberry Berberis vulgaris
       Common Buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica
       Common Burdock Arctium minus
       Common Chickweed Stellaria media
       Common Mullein Verbascum thapsus
       Common Periwinkle Vinca minor
       Common Reed Phragmites australis
       Common Tansy Tanacetum vulgare
       Common Teasel Dipsacus fullonum
       Crack Willow Salix fragilis
       Crown Vetch Coronilla varia
       Cypress Spurge Euphorbia cyparissias
       Dalmatian Toadflax Linaria dalmatica
       Dame's Rocket Hesperis matronalis
       Diffuse Knapweed Centaurea diffusa
       Eurasian Water Milfoil Myriophyllum spicatum
       European Privet Ligustrum vulgare
       Field Bindweed Convolvulus arvensis
       Flowering Rush Butomus umbellatus
       Garlic Mustard Alliaria petiolata
       Glossy Buckthorn Rhamnus frangula
       Goat's Rue Galega officinalis
       Ground Ivy Glechoma hederacea
       Guelder Rose Viburnum opulus
       Hairy Vetch Vicia villosa
       Hairy Whitetop Lepidium appelianum
       Hoary False Madwort Berteroa incana
       Houndstongue Cynoglossum officinale
       Japanese Barberry Berberis thunbergii
       Japanese Bristlegrass Setaria faberi
       Japanese Honeysuckle Lonicera japonica
       Japanese Hop Humulus japonicus
       Japanese Knotweed Polygonum cuspidatum
       Jimsonweed Datura stramonium
       Johnsongrass Sorghum halepense
       Kochia Kochia scoparia
       Kudzu Pueraria montana
       Leafy Spurge Euphorbia esula
       Moneywort Lysimachia nummularia
       Multiflora Rose Rosa multiflora
       Musk Thistle Carduus nutans
       Narrow-leaved Cattail Typha angustifolia
       Oriental Ladysthumb Polygonum caespitosum
       Oxeye Daisy Leucanthemum vulgare
       Perennial Pepperweed Lepidium latifolium
       Poison Hemlock Conium maculatum
       Purple Loosestrife Lythrum salicaria
       Quackgrass Elymus repens
       Queen Anne's Lace Daucus carota
       Reed Canary Grass Phalaris arundinacea
       Russian Knapweed Acroptilon repens
       Russian Olive Elaeagnus angustifolia
       Saltcedar Tamarix ramosissima
       Scotch Thistle Onopordum acanthium
       Sheep Sorrel Rumex acetosella
       Shepherd's Purse Capsella bursa-pastoris
       Siberian Elm Ulmus pumila
       Spiny Plumeless Thistle Carduus acanthoides
       Spotted Knapweed Centaurea biebersteinii
       St. Johnswort Hypericum perforatum
       Star-of-Bethlehem Ornithogalum umbellatum
       Sweet Autumn Virginsbower Clematis terniflora
       Tall Fescue Lolium arundinaceum
       Tatarian Honeysuckle Lonicera tatarica
       Tree-of-Heaven Ailanthus altissima
       Velvetleaf Abutilon theophrasti
       White Mulberry Morus alba
       White Poplar Populus alba
       Whitetop Cardaria draba
       Wild Garlic Allium vineale
       Wild Parsnip Pastinaca sativa
       Yellow Iris Iris pseudacorus
       Yellow Starthistle Centaurea solstitialis
       Yellow Sweetclover Melilotus officinalis
       Yellow Toadflax Linaria vulgaris
INSECTS   Back to Top
       Banded Elm Bark Beetle Scolytus schevyrewi
       Elm Leaf Beetle Xanthogaleruca luteola
       Fall Webworm Hyphantria cunea
       Smaller European Elm Bark Beetle Scolytus multistriatus
       Twolined Chestnut Borer Agrilus bilineatus
DISEASES   Back to Top
       Armillaria Root Disease Armillaria mellea
       Brown Spot Needle Blight Scirrhia acicola
       Diplodia Blight of Pines Sphaeropsis sapinea
       Dutch Elm Disease Ophiostoma ulmi
       Elm Phloem Necrosis
       Oak Wilt Ceratocystis fagacearum
CLIMATE   Back to Top
       Climate Change
       Drought
       Flooding
       Ice Storms
LOSS OF OPEN SPACE   Back to Top
       Conversion
       Fragmentation
       Parcellation
POLLUTION   Back to Top
       Acid Deposition
       Salt Injury
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.