Invasive Species

The following links give important information and advice on invasive species affecting the Broadland environment.

Invasive species sheet from the BA


Himalayan Balsam


NERC Information leaflet


Killer Shrimp

Guidance page (BA)

BBC Article



Giant Hogweed

Natural Environmental Research Council leaflet


Floating Pennywort

Information sheet (NERC)


Japanese Knotweed

Information page (EA)


Water Fern

Information sheet (NERC)


Parrot’s Feather

Information sheet (NERC)


Further useful information may be obtained using the following sites

Norfolk Non Native Species Initiative

GB Non Native Species Secretariat

Aquatic plant management page (NERC)