Reporting Invasive Species

* Species listed as “Naturalized” in Virginia. "Naturalized" means those species and subspecies of animals not originally native to Virginia that have established wild, self-sustaining populations. Species can be both naturalized and invasive and the reporting requirements will depend on the specific species, their establishment, distribution, and impacts within Virginia.

Be On the Lookout The following animals have not been confirmed in Fairfax County. If you see any of these species, please report the sighting to the listed organization.

Identifying Invasive Species

If you are not sure if the species you observe is invasive, try using one of the many guides and apps available or get help from one of the organizations listed.

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