Uh oh.... it's non-native!

First, survey your property to locate all non-native Phragmites. Contributing your findings to an invasive species occurrence database provides critical data on Phragmites distribution and helps create a landscape-scale understanding of its spread.

Report your findings to:

It's native!

Great! No action needed. Please let us know where this site is and we will add it to a native Phragmites database.

Still unsure? Connect with a regional organization

Cooperative groups focused on invasive species management can be a great source of information and resources.

Existing cooperative groups:

Consider Adaptive Management

Share the results of your monitoring efforts to create a better map of Phragmites across the landscape. Learn about the Phragmites Adaptive Management Framework where your monitoring data can contribute to a better understanding of this invasive plant.