Invasive Species

Invasive species are often introduced into an environment and can cause severe harm to those already present. Invasive often have an advantage over their competitors that make them more successful while providing less to the ecosystem than the ones they would be replacing. Learn about the various types of invasive plants, how to identify them, and management strategies to keep them from spreading out of control.

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Invasive Plant Papermaking

Invasive Plant Papermaking

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Alan Seeger

Step back in time through the preserved old-growth trees.

Alan Seeger Natural Area

Huntingdon, PA 16652, USA

Mount Nittany

Visit one of Centre County's most famous landmarks to hike along history and see what effort goes into preserving a cultural touchstone.

Mount Nittany Trailhead

500 Mount Nittany Rd, Lemont, PA 16851, USA

Barrens to Bald Eagle Wildlife Corridor

Bring your binoculars to experience all the wildlife the Barrens-to-Bald Eagle Wildlife Corridor has to offer!

236 Harness Downs Rd

236 Harness Downs Rd, Port Matilda, PA 16870, USA

Spring Creek Canyon

The Spring Creek Canyon is a site or tremendous historic significance to Centre County and hosts a fantastic biodiversity.

Spring Creek Canyon Trail

Spring Creek Canyon Trail, Bellefonte, PA 16823, USA

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

Did you know that you have two types of wetlands in your own backyard?

Millbrook Marsh Nature Center

548 Puddintown Rd, State College, PA 16801, USA

This project was financed in part by a grant from the Community Conservation Partnerships Program, using Environmental Stewardship Funds, under the administration of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Bureau of Recreation and Conservation and the generous support of Mount Nittany Health and the Hamer Foundation.

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