Survey Details - Cork Invasive Alien Plant Species Survey
Cork Invasive Alien Plant Species Survey
Invasive Alien Plant Species in Cork City and County Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica), Giant knotweed (Fallopia sachalinensis) Bohemian knotweed (Fallopia x bohemica), Himalayan knotweed (Persicaria wallichii), Old man's beard (Clematis vitalba), Winter heliotrope (Petasites fragrans), Garden Yellow Archangel (Lamiastrum galeobdolon ssp argentatum) initially (2015) with possibility to expand
To encourage greater awareness of invasive alien plant species amongst general public and feed back on locations to local authorities
Records submitted by public via online form
Cork city and Cork county
July 2015 to November 2015 initially with potential to continue
Workshop held prior to survey to aid identification. Online identification aids via website. Photographs encouraged with record submission. Email contact with record submitter when necessary
Collated by the National Biodiversity Data Centre from different sources, National Invasive Species Database, Survey: Cork Invasive Alien Plant Species Survey, National Biodiversity Data Centre, Ireland, accessed 22 January 2020, <https://maps.biodiversityireland.ie/Dataset/66/Survey/513>
Survey species distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of species recorded within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Survey records distribution
Terrestrial Map - 10kmDistribution of the number of records within each 10km grid square (ITM).
Marine Map - 50KmDistribution of the number of records within each 50km grid square (WGS84).
Records per year
Species per year