NR 40.04(2)(b)24m. 24m. Lythrum virgatum (Wanded loosestrife)
NR 40.04(2)(b)25. 25. Microstegium vimineum (Japanese stilt grass)
NR 40.04(2)(b)26. 26. Myriophyllum aquaticum (Parrot feather)
NR 40.04(2)(b)27. 27. Najas minor (Brittle naiad, or lesser, bushy, slender, spiny or minor naiad or waternymph)
NR 40.04(2)(b)27m. 27m. Nelumbo nucifera (Sacred lotus)
NR 40.04(2)(b)28. 28. Nymphoides peltata (Yellow floating heart)
NR 40.04(2)(b)28e. 28e. Oenanthe javanica (Java waterdropwort or Vietnamese parsley)
NR 40.04(2)(b)28m. 28m. Oplismenus hirtellus ssp. undulatifolius (Wavy leaf basket grass)
NR 40.04(2)(b)28s. 28s. Ottelia alismoides (Ducklettuce)
NR 40.04(2)(b)29. 29. Paulownia tomentosa (Princess tree)
NR 40.04(2)(b)29d. 29d. Petasites hybridus (Butterfly dock)
NR 40.04(2)(b)29h. 29h. Phellodendron amurense (Amur cork tree) except male cultivars and seedling rootstock
NR 40.04(2)(b)29p. 29p. Phragmites australis (Phragmites or common reed) non-native ecotype except in Brown, Calumet, Columbia, Dane, Dodge, Door, Florence, Fond du Lac, Forest, Green Lake, Jefferson, Kenosha, Kewaunee, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marathon, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Oconto, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Portage, Racine, Rock, Shawano, Sheboygan, Walworth, Washington, Waukesha, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago counties
NR 40.04(2)(b)29t. 29t. Pistia stratiotes (Water lettuce)
NR 40.04(2)(b)30. 30. Polygonum perfoliatum or Persicaria perfoliata (Mile-a-minute vine)
NR 40.04(2)(b)32. 32. Pueraria montana or P. lobata (Kudzu)
NR 40.04(2)(b)33. 33. Quercus acutissima (Sawtooth oak)
NR 40.04(2)(b)33g. 33g. Ranunculus ficaria (Lesser celandine)
NR 40.04(2)(b)33r. 33r. Rubus armeniacus (Himalayan blackberry)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34. 34. Rubus phoenicolasius (Wineberry or wine raspberry)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34b. 34b. Sagittaria sagittifolia (Hawaii arrowhead)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34f. 34f. Salvinia herzogii (Giant salvinia)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34k. 34k. Salvinia molesta (Giant salvinia)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34p. 34p. Solidago sempervirens (Seaside goldenrod) except in Kenosha, Milwaukee and Racine counties
NR 40.04(2)(b)34s. 34s. Sorghum halepense (Johnsongrass)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34w. 34w. Stratiotes aloides (Water soldiers)
NR 40.04(2)(b)34y. 34y. Taeniatherum caput-medusae (Medusahead)
NR 40.04(2)(b)35. 35. Torilis arvensis (Spreading hedgeparsley)
NR 40.04(2)(b)36. 36. Torilis japonica (Japanese hedgeparsley or erect hedgeparsley) except in Adams, Brown, Calumet, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Dodge, Door, Fond du Lac, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Kenosha, Kewaunee, La Crosse, Lafayette, Langlade, Manitowoc, Marathon, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Monroe, Oconto, Outagamie, Ozaukee, Portage, Racine, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Shawano, Sheboygan, Vernon, Walworth, Washington, Waukesha, Waupaca, Waushara, and Winnebago counties
NR 40.04(2)(b)37. 37. Trapa natans (Water chestnut)
NR 40.04(2)(b)37e. 37e. Tussilago farfara (Colt's foot)
NR 40.04(2)(b)37m. 37m. Typha domingensis (Southern cattail)
NR 40.04(2)(b)37s. 37s. Typha laxmannii (Graceful cattail)
NR 40.04(2)(b)38. 38. Vincetoxicum nigrum or Cynanchum louiseae (Black or Louise's swallow-wort) except in Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Grant, Green, Iowa, Jefferson, Juneau, Kenosha, La Crosse, Lafayette, Milwaukee, Monroe, Racine, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Vernon, Walworth and Waukesha counties
NR 40.04(2)(b)39. 39. Vincetoxicum rossicum or Cynanchum rossicum (Pale or European swallow-wort)
NR 40.04(2)(b)40. 40. Wisteria floribunda (Japanese wisteria)
NR 40.04(2)(b)41. 41. Wisteria sinensis (Chinese wisteria)
NR 40.04(2)(c) (c) Fish and crayfish. The following fish invasive species and crayfish invasive species are prohibited:
NR 40.04(2)(c)1. 1. Channidae (snakehead), including Channa argus (Northern snakehead), Channa bleheri (Rainbow snakehead), Channa gachua (Dwarf snakehead), Channa maculata (Blotched snakehead), Channa marulius (Bullseye snakehead), Channa punctata (Spotted snakehead), and Channa striata (Chevron snakehead)
NR 40.04(2)(c)2. 2. Ctenopharyngodon idella (Grass carp)
NR 40.04(2)(c)3. 3. Cyprinella lutrensis (Red shiner)
NR 40.04(2)(c)6. 6. Hypophthalmichthys molitrix (Silver carp)
NR 40.04(2)(c)7. 7. Hypophthalmichthys nobilis (Bighead carp)
NR 40.04(2)(c)8. 8. Mylopharyngodon piceus (Black carp)
NR 40.04(2)(c)9. 9. Sander lucioperca (Zander)
NR 40.04(2)(c)10. 10. Scardinius erythrophthalmus (Rudd)
NR 40.04(2)(c)11. 11. Tinca tinca (Tench)
NR 40.04(2)(c)12. 12. All other nonnative fish and nonnative crayfish except:
NR 40.04(2)(c)12.a. a. Established nonnative fish species and established nonnative crayfish species
NR 40.04(2)(c)12.b. b. Nonnative viable fish species in the aquarium trade
NR 40.04(2)(c)12.c. c. Nonnative fish species in the aquaculture industry
NR 40.04(2)(c)12.d. d. Nonviable fish species
NR 40.04(2)(c)12.e. e. Genetically modified fish species
NR 40.04(2)(d) (d) Aquatic invertebrates except crayfish. The following aquatic invertebrate invasive species are prohibited:
NR 40.04(2)(d)1. 1. Bithynia tentaculata (Faucet snail)
NR 40.04(2)(d)2. 2. Bythotrephes cederstroemi (Spiny water flea)
NR 40.04(2)(d)3. 3. Cercopagis pengoi (Fishhook water flea)
NR 40.04(2)(d)4. 4. Corbicula fluminea (Asian clam)
NR 40.04(2)(d)5. 5. Daphnia lumholtzi (Water flea)
NR 40.04(2)(d)5m. 5m. Dikerogammarus villosus (Killer shrimp)
NR 40.04(2)(d)6. 6. Dreissena rostriformis (Quagga mussel)
NR 40.04(2)(d)7. 7. Eriocheir sinensi (Chinese mitten crabs)
NR 40.04(2)(d)8. 8. Hemimysis anomala (Bloody shrimp)
NR 40.04(2)(d)8g. 8g. Limnoperna fortunei (Golden mussel)
NR 40.04(2)(d)8r. 8r. Melanoides tuberculata (Malaysian trumpet snail)
NR 40.04(2)(d)9. 9. Potamopyrgus antipodarum (New Zealand mud snail)
NR 40.04(2)(e) (e) Terrestrial invertebrates and plant disease-causing microorganisms. The following terrestrial invertebrate invasive species and plant disease-causing microorganism invasive species are prohibited:
NR 40.04(2)(e)1. 1. Adelges tsugae (Hemlock woolly adelgid)
NR 40.04(2)(e)4. 4. Anoplophora glabripennis (Asian longhorned beetle)
NR 40.04(2)(e)5e. 5e. Dendroctonus ponderosae (Mountain pine beetle)
NR 40.04(2)(e)5m. 5m. Geosmithia morbida (Thousand cankers disease of walnut)
NR 40.04(2)(e)6. 6. Lymantria dispar Asian race (Asian Gypsy moth)
NR 40.04(2)(e)7. 7. Phytophthora ramorum (Sudden oak death pathogen)
NR 40.04(2)(e)8. 8. Pityophthorus juglandis (Walnut twig beetle)
NR 40.04 Note Note: These terrestrial invertebrates and plant disease-causing microorganisms are also regulated by the department under s. NR 45.04 and by DATCP under ch. ATCP 21 and ch. 94, Stats.
NR 40.04 Note Note: For species that are both listed under ch. NR 40 and quarantined at the federal and/or the state level, the department determines that “reasonable precautions" allow for the incidental possession, transport, transfer, or introduction of a prohibited or restricted organism within the boundaries of a federal or state quarantine for that organism.
NR 40.04(2)(f) (f) Terrestrial and aquatic vertebrates except fish. The following terrestrial and aquatic vertebrate invasive species are prohibited:
NR 40.04(2)(f)1. 1. Myiopsitta monachus (Monk or Quaker parakeet or parrot)
NR 40.04(2)(f)1m. 1m. Myocastor coypus (Nutria)
NR 40.04(2)(f)2. 2. Sus domestica (Feral domestic swine)
NR 40.04(2)(f)3. 3. Sus scrofa (Russian boar) and other wild swine
NR 40.04(2)(g) (g) Fungi. The following fungus invasive species are prohibited:
NR 40.04(2)(g)1. 1. Pseudogymnoascus destructans (White-nose syndrome fungal pathogen)
NR 40.04(3) (3)Actions prohibited by this classification; exemptions.
NR 40.04(3)(a)(a) Except as otherwise provided in pars. (b) to (i), no person may transport, possess, transfer, or introduce a prohibited invasive species identified or listed under sub. (2).
NR 40.04(3)(b) (b) Paragraph (a) does not apply to a person who transports, possesses, transfers or introduces a prohibited invasive species identified or listed under sub. (2) if the department determines that the transportation, possession, transfer or introduction was incidental or unknowing, and was not due to the person's failure to take reasonable precautions.
NR 40.04 Note Note: Paragraph (b) does not apply to preventive measures set out in s. NR 40.07.
NR 40.04(3)(c) (c) If authorized by a permit issued by the department under this chapter, a person may transport, possess, transfer or introduce a prohibited invasive species for research, public display, or, if the species is not a fish or crayfish, for other purposes specified by the department in the permit.
NR 40.04(3)(d) (d) A legally obtained nonnative wild animal that is a pet may be possessed, transported or transferred without a permit issued by the department under this chapter if obtained prior to and located in the State of Wisconsin on the date the species is listed as prohibited under this section, but may not be introduced. The offspring of pets possessed under this paragraph may not be transferred.
Published under s. 35.93, Stats. Updated on the first day of each month. Entire code is always current. The Register date on each page is the date the chapter was last published.