BEST MANAGEMENT PRACTICES LIBRARY 

Under each species "title" is the current version of the BMP document as well as links to other related resources.

Black Locust (Robinia Pseudoacacia L.)

Ontario's Best Management Practices (English) (PDF)

Purple Loosetrife (Lythrum salicaria)

Ontario's Best Management Practices (English) (PDF)

Invasive Honeysuckles  Lonicera spp.

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Invasive Honeysuckles (English)

Wild Parsnip  Pastinaca sativa

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Wild Parsnip (English)

White Sweet Clover Melilotus albus

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for White Sweet Clover (English)

European Black Alder Alnus glutinosa

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for European Black Alder (English)

Common Buckthorn Rhamnus cathartica

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Common Buckthorn (English)

Poster of information on biological control studies

CABI Annual Report 2010 - Biological control of common buckthorn, Rhamnus cathartica - A. Gassmann, J. Jović, N. Haefliger and I. Toševski

Use of native range surveys to determine the potential host range of arthropod herbivores for biological control of two related weed species, Rhamnus cathartica and Frangula alnus

Buckthorn ID Key (by Albert Dugal)

Dog-strangling Vine Cynanchum (syn. Vincetoxicum) rossicum

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Dog-strangling Vine (English)

Garlic Mustard (Alliaria petiolata)

Ontario's Best Management Practices for Garlic Mustard (English)

Nature Conservancy of Canada (NCC). 2007. Control Methods for the Invasive Plant Garlic Mustard (Alliaria petiolata) within Ontario Natural Areas

Giant Hogweed Heracleum mantegazzianum

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Giant Hogweed (English)

Research was conducted in 2010 near Guelph to better understand the best techniques for controlling Giant Hogweed.

List of Contractors who can control Giant Hogweed (Updated October 4, 2013) 

Himalayan Balsam Impatiens glandifulera

Factsheet with control information - Lower Trent Conservation

Japanese Knotweed Fallopia japonica

Ontario's Best Management Practices for Japanese Knotweed

Phragmites (Common Reed) Phragmites australis subsp. australis

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Phragmites (English) (Phragmites BMP - French)

Expansion Pathways of the Exotic Common reed (Phragmites australis)

Seasonal Abundance and Species Richness of Birds in Common Reed Habitats in Lake Erie

A Guide to Control and Management of Invasive Phragmites - U.S. fish and wildlife

The Nature Conservancy Element Stewardship Abstract for Phragmites australis

Common Reed Phragmites australis: Control and effects upon biodiversity in freshwater nontidal wetlands

Mapping Phragmites Using Remote Imagery: Masters Thesis by Joanna Burz, University of Windsor

Reed Canary Grass Phalaris arundinacea subsp. arundinacea

Ontario's Best Management Practices Document for Reed Canary Grass (English)

Biological Control - Frequently Asked Questions