Our nation’s national parks are managed to preserve unimpaired America’s natural and cultural resources. This mission is under a deep and immediate threat as a consequence of invasive animal species.
Invasive Animals in Parks
Invasive animals cause damage and disrupt ecosystems in national parks.
Managing Invasive Animals
Park staff use a variety of tools to manage the spread of invasive animals.
Top 5 Common Invasive Animals
You may be surprised by the 5 most common invasive animals found in parks.
Last updated: November 30, 2023