Press Room

Get the latest news and information about invasive species and the Hungry Pests campaign. Also, download images, articles and television Public Service Announcements.

Partner Tools

For partners looking to help spread the word about Hungry Pests, this section contains outreach materials, customizable tools and downloadable public service announcements.

Educator Tools

Access a variety of curricula designed to make youth aware of invasive species and the damage they cause. There are lessons and resources – for both classroom and outdoors – that engage students in the process of discovery.

Youth Page

Youth can play a role in protecting our nation’s crops, forests, parks and trees from hungry pests! Enjoy games and activities while learning about invasive species, and ways to help stop their spread.

Video Downloads

USDA is spreading the word about invasive species through a series of fun, educational videos. Download Hungry Pests’ Vin Vasive videos here.

Pest Identification Apps

Plant and pest identification tools available from USDA to support accurate field screening and identification.