Can alien species be helpful to some ecosystems? Apparently so! Horror stories of an alien species taking over and annihilating diversity in a native ecosystem have become pervasive in ecological news. This happens as our world continues to become more and more interconnected: species are moved around by […]
Ian T.D. Thomson On October 3, the Great Lake Fishery Commission and Fisheries and Oceans Canada hosted a forum in Toronto on Asian carp, the invasive species that could threaten the ecosystem in the Great Lakes. While Asian carp may not sound like a pressing Canadian public policy […]
It is important to identify and contain invasive species in your neighborhood. If you don’t, they can cause allergies, destroy your home gardens and stop other plants and animals from flourishing in your area. In this post, understand how you can contain and even get rid of invasive species in your neighborhood.
(Here’s everything you need to know about alien species). Invasive species are an absolute menace in today’s ecosystem and society. Here’s a look at some more of these species and how they have affected the invaded land. The black rat The black rat is native to the Indian […]