The Bugwood Network

Acknowledgments

The authors would like to thank all those who helped with this CD-ROM publication. Special thanks to all the photographers and the authors of the reference publications, especially James H. Miller, USDA Forest Service, Auburn, AL; and Jil Swearingen, National Park Service, Washington D.C. for their continued assistance and encouragement. Thanks to Salina McAllister, for scanning, editing and handling all of the images included in this publication and on the web; and to Tracy Snoddy for checking and double checking everything.

We would also like to thank the following people for providing comments, suggestions and information that made the CD-ROM possible:

  • Britt Slattery, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
  • Alan V. Tasker, USDA APHIS PPQ
  • Louise Wilde, USDA Forest Service
  • Erwin B. Chambliss, USDA Forest Service
  • John Byrd, Mississippi State University
  • Richard Carter, Valdosta State University
  • Mike Ielmini, USDA Forest Service
  • Barry Rice and Tunyalee Martin, The Nature Conservancy
  • Larry Nelson, Clemson University
  • Kim Camilli, Texas Forest Service
  • Cynthia D. Wall, Houston Parks and Recreation Department
  • Nancy S. H. Richwine, Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture
  • Neil Ogg and Ken Glenn, Clemson University
  • Stanley Culpepper, The University of Georgia
  • Wilson Faircloth, Auburn University
  • Richard Casagrande, University of Rhode Island
  • Alison Fox, University of Florida
  • Patrick Breen, Oregon State University
  • Gerald Carr, University of Hawaii
  • Donald R. Givens, USDA APHIS PPQ
  • Philip A. Bailey, USDA APHIS PPQ

University of Georgia - USDA Forest Service Cooperative Agreement

This publication would not have been possible without the continued support and funding of the USDA Forest Service. The Forest Service has supported various Bugwood Network projects since 1994 including Forestry Images, www.forestryimages.org and the PhotoCD products which lead to the development of Forestry Images. We would like to thank the following people for their prior and continued support of our projects.

Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team, Morgantown, WV

Richard Reardon, Biological Controls and Biopesticides
Allan Bullard, Enterprise Team Leader/Director

Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team, Fort Collins, CO

Loren Iverson, Program Manager -Information Systems

Forest Health Protection, Washington Office

Robert Mangold, Director
Ellita Harrington, Program Analyst (Communications)

Forest Health Protection, Southern Region

Wesley Nettleton, Director
Robert Anderson, Retired
Donald Duerr, Entomologist
Paul Mistretta, Pesticide Specialist
John Taylor, IPM Specialist
Denny Ward, Entomologist



Cover Images

Top Row

  • cogongrass, Imperata cylindrica (L.) Beauv. Photo by Charles T. Bryson, USDA ARS
  • bull thistle, Cirsium vulgare (Savi) Ten. Photo by Loke T. Kok, Virginia Tech
  • tropical soda apple, Solanum viarum Dunal. Photo by J. Jeffrey Mullahey, University of Florida
  • tree of heaven, Ailanthus altissima (P. Mill.) Swingle. Photo by Paul Wray, Iowa State University

Bottom Row

  • Amur honeysuckle, Lonicera maackii (Rupr.) Herder. Photo by Chuck Bargeron, UGA
  • tallow tree, Triadica sebifera (L.) Small. Photo by James H. Miller, USDA Forest Service
  • purple loosestrife, Lythrum salicaria L. Photo by Bernd Blossey, Cornell University
  • kudzu, Pueraria montana (Lour.) Merr. Photo by James H. Miller, USDA Forest Service

Other Cover Images

  • giant salvinia, Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell. Photo by Scott Bauer, USDA ARS
  • Japanese honeysuckle, Lonicera japonica Thunb. Photo by Chuck Bargeron, UGA
  • multiflora rose, Rosa multiflora Thunb. ex Murr. Photo by James R. Allison, Georgia DNR
  • mimosa, Albizia julibrissin Durazz. Photo by James H. Miller, USDA Forest Service
  • Johnsongrass, Sorghum halepense (L.) Pers. Photo by Jil Swearingen, National Park Service
  • English ivy, Hedera helix L. Photo by Photo by Chuck Bargeron, UGA
  • old world climbing fern, Lygodium microphyllum (Cav.) R. Br. Photo by Peggy Greb, USDA ARS

CD Images

Clockwise from top right

  • garlic mustard, Alliaria petiolata (Bieb.) Cavara & Grande. Photo by Les Mehrhoff, UConn
  • cogongrass, Imperata cylindrica (L.) Beauv. Photo by Jeffrey W. Lotz, Florida DOACS
  • giant salvinia Salvinia molesta D. S. Mitchell. Photo by Scott Robinson, Georgia DNR
  • kudzu, Pueraria montana (Lour.) Merr. Photo by David Moorhead, UGA

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USDA Forest ServiceUSDA APHIS PPQThe Bugwood Network University of Georgia Bargeron, C.T., D.J. Moorhead, G.K. Douce, R.C. Reardon & A.E. Miller
(Tech. Coordinators). 2003. Invasive Plants of the Eastern U.S.:
Identification and Control. USDA Forest Service - Forest Health
Technology Enterprise Team. Morgantown, WV USA. FHTET-2003-08.