Georgia Exotic Pest Plant Council
First Detector Workshops in Georgia
The purpose of the Georgia EPPC is to focus attention on:
- » the adverse effects exotic pest plants have on the diversity of Georgia's native plants and animals;
- » the use of exotic pest plant management to prevent habitat loss;
- » the socioeconomic impacts of these plants;
- » changes in the seriousness of the different exotic pest plants over time
- » the need to exchange information which helps land owners and managers set priorities for exotic pest plant management.