NAISMA is a network of professionals who implement management programs to prevent the detrimental impacts of invasive species to North America’s lands and waters.

Mission

invasive species managers

Support, promote, and empower invasive species prevention and management in North America.

Vision

North America’s lands and waters are protected from invasive species.

Members

Help to implement invasive species management programs.

Latest News

Invasive Species News and Research, March 2020

Invasive species news from across North America. March was a big month for published research on how invasive amphibians, plants and more gain advantages over native species. Plus, some commentary on the thing everyone’s thinking about.

Field Dispatch: Molly Hassett

The entire state of New York just entered a partnership with NAISMA’s PlayCleanGo program. Let’s meet the person who moved this partnership along. This response and management coordinator’s favorite invasive species tool is a helicopter.

NAISMA Coronavirus Update

Here are a few ways we anticipate the Coronavirus will affect the programs and operations of the North American Invasive Species Management Association.

Programs

NAISMA's programs aim to provide the support, training, and standards needed by the professional invasive species management community. 

Partner Organizations

NAISMA gives partner organizations professional training opportunities, outreach tools, and access to our international network.

Member Opportunities

Join invasive species managers, industry professionals, educators, and students by becoming a member of NAISMA.