Do You Know Five Of The Most Dangerous Invasive Species In Washington State?

Washington State is home to a diverse array of plant and animal life. However, there are also a number of invasive species that have been introduced to the state, either intentionally or accidentally.

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As you pull into Washington from Oregon on Highway 395, you'll see the invasive species sign so having a little bit of knowledge of these pests will go a long way if you spot one.

These species can pose a serious threat to native plants and animals, as well as to humans.

According to an article from Fox 13, Washington State has over 200+ invasive species that cause havoc in the state.

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Here are some of the most dangerous invasive species to look out for in Washington State.

All information below is provided by the Washington Invasive Species Council

Five Of The Most Dangerous Invasive Species in Washington State

beware these five invasive species in Washington State

Washington State is home to a number of dangerous invasive species. These species can pose a serious threat to native plants and animals, as well as to humans.

Some of the most dangerous invasive species to look out for include the Asian giant hornet, the brown tree snake, and the zebra mussel.

If you spot any of these creatures, it's important to report them immediately so that steps can be taken to control their spread.

You can report and get more details on invasive species in Washington State here.

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