Invasive Species

 

Oklahoma Invasive Species Web Sites


      Oklahoma Noxious Weed Laws
 
      Sericea Lespedeza Working Group
 
      Invasive Plants of Oklahoma (The Nature Conservancy)
 
      Oklahoma's Least Wanted (Oklahoma Botanical Survey's List of OK
          Noxious Plants and Exotic Invasive Plant Species)

 
      Managing Herbicide Resistant Weeds in Oklahoma

 

Downloadable PDF Files

Eastern Redcedar Control and Management - Best Management Practices to Restore Oklahoma's Ecosystems 
This fact sheet discusses the best methods to control Eastern Redcedar.  
Source = OSU NREM-2876
 
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Ecology and Management of Sericea Lespedeza
This fact sheet discusses Sericea Lespedeza and its effect on rangeland.  
Source = OSU NREM-2874
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Integrated Management of Invasive Thistles in Oklahoma 
This fact sheet discusses the different thistles found in Oklahoma and the control of them. 
Source = OSU F-731
 

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Ecology and Management of Western Ragweed on Rangeland 
This fact sheet discusses Western Ragweed and its effect on rangeland. 
Source = OSU NREM-2873
 

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Grasshopper Management in Rangeland, Pastures, and Crops 
This fact sheet discusses grasshopper damage, management, and control in rangeland, pastures, and crops.  
Source = OSU EPP-7196
 

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Suggested Herbicides for Roadside Weed Problems 
This circular is a list of recommended herbicide treatments to control the more common rights-of-way weed problems in Oklahoma. These recommendations have been developed in Oklahoma State University research trials to assist Oklahoma Department of Transportation personnel in managing state highway system roadsides but can be adapted to work in most vegetation management programs.
Source = OSU E-958
 

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333k

Cheat Control in Oklahoma Winter Wheat 
This fact sheet discusses the annual bromegrass Cheat, and its control in winter wheat.  
Source = OSU F-2774

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1211k

Guide to Effective Weed Control 
This fact sheet discusses ways to effectively control weeds.
Source = OSU PSS-2750
 

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430k

Musk Thistle Management Action List 
This brochure provides a quick reference of musk thistle and weevil growth stages month by month, and a table of herbicides.
Source = OSU L-308
 

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168k

Broadleaf Weed Control for Lawns in Oklahoma 
The information in this fact sheet was prepared to help you identify and control your broadleaf weed problems.
Source = OSU HLA-6601
 

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Controlling Weeds in Home Lawns 
This fact sheet discusses successful weed control in the home lawn.
Source = OSU HLA-6421
 

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745k

Other Resources

 

Chapman, R. N. and D. M. Engle. 2004. Tree invasion constrains the influence of herbaceous structure in grassland bird habitats. Ecoscience. 11(1):55-63

 
   
Mack, R. N., D. Simberloff, W. M. Lonsdale, H. Evans, M. Clout, and F. A. Bazzaz. 2000. Biotic Invasions: Causes, Epidemiology, Global Consequences, and Control. Ecological Applications. 10(3): 689-710.