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Invasive Species Resources

Provides access to all site resources, with the option to search by species common and scientific names. Resources can be filtered by Subject, Resource Type, Location, or Source.

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National Geographic Society.
Nile perch were introduced to Lake Victoria in the 1950s to boost the fishing industry. The introduction of Nile perch caused an economic boom, but almost caused cichlids, a native fish, to go extinct. Discover the role an invasive species can play in an ecosystem and social system.

Google. YouTube; Alien Invaders.

Google. YouTube; Turkish Marine Research Foundation.

Google. YouTube; Great Britain Non-Native Species Secretariat.
Google. YouTube; Great Britain Non-Native Species Secretariat.
Google. YouTube; Great Britain Department Environment Food and Rural Affairs.

Google. YouTube; University of Pretoria (South Africa). African Veterinary Information Portal.

Google. YouTube; South African Broadcasting Corporation. 50|50.

Special Note: Video is in Afrikaans with English subtitles.

Google. YouTube; Video by John Robertson, Warden of The Poison Garden site.

Google. YouTube; RTÉ Ireland. Eco Eye.

This beautiful episode opens on Lough Corrib at sunrise. Anja sees first-hand the devastating and costly impacts of a new arrival to an existing ecosystem, Lagarosiphon Major a pond weed has taken hold in the waterbody. Part 1 of 4

Google. YouTube; CAB International.

Google. YouTube; Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences. Department of Forest Mycology and Plant Pathology.