Invasive species are animals, insects, plants, or diseases that rapidly take over and have the potential to harm existing ecosystems, human economy, and even human health. These species are usually, but not always, non-native to the area. They disrupt by dominating a region’s wilderness area or habitat.
Tennessee is home to several invasive pests threatening the local habitat. The following are the top ten invasive insect species to watch out for.
Southern Pine Beetle
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