A Virginia teen’s run-in with giant hogweed left burns. Experts are reminding people of the dangers of giant hogweed and giving guidance on what to do if the invasive plant is found.
Giant hogweed, an invasive plant that can produce severe burns and blisters, has been spotted for the first time in Virginia.
Efforts to tackle the problem of invasive plants that harm and kill trees continue in the D.C. area.
The Maryland State Highway Administration is spending $2 million to eradicate kudzu, porcelain berry and other invasive plant life. The project is equal parts habitat restoration and public safety measure.
D.C.’s parks are overrun with invasive plants. But one local artist is doing his best to help get rid of the unwanted vegetation.
FREDERICK, Md. (AP) _ The Maryland Department of Natural Resources is promoting a smartphone application that helps scientists track the spread of invasive plants. Ecologist Kerrie Kyde says the Mid-Atlantic Early Detection Network app is…
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.