Giant Hogsweed

Invasive Species aren’t just a hazard to our natural resources- they can also be a hazard to human health!

Check out this news story about a young man in the state of Virginia who suffered third-degree burns after coming into contact with Giant Hogsweed.

http://time.com/5338…/virginia-giant-hogweed-burns-teenager/

This species hasn’t been found anywhere in Minnesota yet, but it has been found in Wisconsin https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/Invasives/fact/GiantHogweed.htmlin several locations. If you have questions about invasive species in your area, please feel free to call our office at 218-834-8370

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