What You Can Do

Increased awareness and changes to everyday actions can help stop the spread of exotic invasive species in Illinois; you can help stop the spread.

Clean your boots before hiking

Follow these simple steps to help stop the spread of Invasive Species:

Aquarium and water garden enthusiasts

Hikers, hunters, and campers

Anglers and boaters



Volunteer to help remove invasive plants

Modified from http://www.nature.org/initiatives/invasivespecies/help/, http://www.MIPN.org, and http://www.protectyourwaters.net/