Encounters with aliens Invasive species - they're here!

TitleEncounters with aliens Invasive species - they're here!
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2010
AuthorsRoy, HE
JournalCatalyst
Volume20
Issue3
Pagination20-22
Date Published2010-02
KeywordsEcology and Environment
AbstractOver the last century there has been a dramatic increase in the movement of so called alien species around the world as a consequence of international trade and travel. Invasive alien species, alongside climate change and habitat destruction, are considered to be one of the main drivers of biodiversity loss. Helen Roy asks: what are alien species and what threats do they pose?
URLhttp://www.sep.org.uk/catalyst/articles/catalyst_20_3_450.pdf