Image by Wisconsin Cooperative Extension Master Gardener Program

Jumping Worms-Invasive Species

See this factsheet for details on this new and destructive invasive:

Click below to view an amazing claymation video showing the jumping worm and its impacts, created by Karen Ceballos, Master Naturalist Program Assistant with the New York Master Naturalist Program of Cornell Dept. of Natural Resources (direct link is  

It’s a great visual representation of the worm and how the jumping worm and other worm species can affect the soil and plants growing in your garden. 


Dona Crawford
Community Horticulture Program Coordinator
845-340-3990 ext. 335

Last updated November 16, 2017