Invasive Species Workshop Presentation

The Rideau Valley Conservation Authority (RVCA) recently hosted a seminar on Invasive Species. Alien species are plants, animals, and micro-organisms introduced by human action outside their natural past or present distribution. Invasive species are harmful alien species whose introduction or spread threatens the environment, the economy, or society, including human health.

The following presentation provides some useful information about their negative impacts, how they spread and identifies varies plants and animals that are considered invasive to the local environment.

Invasive Species Presentation – August 2017