Preventing Invaders


Contact: James Young, Plant Protection and Quarantine, USDA APHIS | Matt Travis, MD State Plant Health Director, USDA APHIS | ANNAPOLIS, MD (December 1, 2015) – Exotic species are in the news almost daily. They can be found in our parks and even in our own backyards. Sadly, many of them are so […]

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Classroom Pets and Projects

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Katie ten Hagen | ANNAPOLIS, MD (September 20, 2012) – Many people have fond memories of raising some sort of classroom “pet,” be it butterflies, frogs, fish, hermit crabs, or “regular” pets like hamsters or gerbils. Watching a plant or animal go through its entire lifecycle is incredibly fascinating and can be an invaluable […]

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