Introduction to Invasive Species Middle School

What are invasive species and how are people working to reduce them? Learn about local efforts to control invasive species such as perennial pepperweed, Phragmites, and purple loosestrife. Learn how your class can help. This class is a lecture format and may include an on-line investigation, if there is time. (45 min-1 hour)

Program Location(s):

Your school or other location


9, 10, 11, 12


  • $125 per contact hour

Curriculum Frameworks:

7-MS-LS2-4 - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - ecosystem disruptions can shift pop.
7-MS-LS2-6 (MA) - Ecosystems--Interactions, Energy, and Dynamics - biodiversity limit resources for humans

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