Factsheets / Reports
Giant hogweed is a large, highly toxic invasive plant that can cause severe skin burns when touched. Popular in horticulture, Giant hogweed is an invasive species of national concern. Learn how to properly identify and report this species with this factsheet. Thank you for taking action to help prevent the introduction and spread of Giant hogweed.
A National Invasive Alien Species Workshop was held in Ottawa on February 25, 2016. This report summarizes the main points discussed about the priorities for collaborative actions to improve invasive alien species prevention and management in Canada.