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Meet New Arlington County Natural Resources Specialist

Welcome to new Natural Resources Specialist Jennifer Soles.
A top item on Jen’s agenda is updating Arlington County’s list of “Non-Native Invasive Plants,” which has not been revised since 2015. She already has in mind the addition of five invasive plants, which, up until recently, had not been found in the county. Read on to learn more about these species. Continue reading

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Invasive Plants in Northern Virginia

As of March 2019, 116 invasive species have been documented in the City of Alexandria. On Arlington County’s most recent list, 77 plants are categorized as invasive, with another 32 designated as posing a threat. Each Monday in 2020, we will be looking at a plant designated as invasive by these local governments. Continue reading

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