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Invasive Species Resources

Provides access to all site resources (alphabetically), 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; CBS Sunday Morning.

Google. YouTube; Fisheries and Oceans Canada.

National Geographic.

Invasive species, explained. Alien plants and animals can wreak havoc on ecosytems when they move in and take over.
See also: Invasive Species 101 Video (Jul 26, 2019)

Google. YouTube; Montana Department of Agriculture.

Google. YouTube; Wildlife Forever.

Google. YouTube; South Florida Water Management District.

Google. YouTube; United States Department of Agriculture.

Google. YouTube; USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

Scientists with the USDA's Agricultural Research Service in central California are using sound to control insects that spread disease in grape vineyards.

Google. YouTube; Honey Bee Health Coalition.
See also: Tools for Varroa Management Playlist for more videos

Google. YouTube; North American Fishing Club. 

Google. YouTube; Alien Invaders.

Google. YouTube; Voice of America.

Google. YouTube; USDA. Agricultural Research Service.

Google. YouTube; Turkish Marine Research Foundation.

Google. YouTube; Johns Hopkins University. Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Google. YouTube; Nature Conservancy.

Google. YouTube; University of Florida. Lee County Extension.

Google. YouTube; University of Florida. Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences.

This is the story of a multi-agency group -- the USDA Agricultural Research Service, the Florida Ag Division of Plant Industry and the University of Florida/IFAS -- working together on a biological control to combat the invasive Air Potato weed in Florida.