Reduce Risks from Invasive Species Coalition.
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks.
Invasive species are a global problem that cause economic, social, and environmental damage.
Aquatic Nuisance Species Task Force. Stop Aquatic Hitchhikers.
Aquatic invasive species pose an ongoing threat to the environment, economy, recreation, and human health and safely. These species are a direct driver of biodiversity loss, yet also hinder economic development, serve as vectors of disease, decrease the aesthetic value of nature, and prevent recreational activities. Keep reading to learn more about these specific threats.