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Shepaug Valley School Library: Sixth Grade—Invasive Species

The Shepaug Valley School Library empowers students to be critical thinkers, enthusiastic readers, skillful researchers, and ethical users and creators of information.

Research Tips and Tricks


Broad Possible Resources

Invasive Species List and Beginning Resources

  1. Jumping Worm

  2. Asian Carp 

  3. Zebra Mussel

  4. Cane Toad 

  5. European Starling 

  6. European/Common Rabbit 

  7. Kudzu

  8. Asian Long-horned beetle 

  9. Small Indian Mongoose

  10. Northern Pacific Seastar

  11. Water Hyacinth 

  12. Purple Loosestrife

  13. Emerald Ash Borer

  1. Garlic Mustard 

  2. Burmese Python 

  3. Nutria

  4. Northern Snakehead

  5. Lionfish

  6. Hemlock Woolly Adelgid

  7. Burning Bush 

  8. Spongy Moth (formerly known as Gypsy Moth)

  9. Water Chestnut 

  10. European Green Crab

  11. Spotted Lanternfly

  1. Rusty Crayfish 

  2. Chinese Mitten Crab 

  3. Mile a Minute Weed

  4. Common Reed

  5. Yellow floating-heart