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Seven Recommendations to Make Your Invasive Alien Species Data More Useful

Quentin J. Groom, Tim Adriaens, Peter Desmet, Annie Simpson, Aaike De Wever, Ioannis Bazos, Ana Cristina Cardoso, Lucinda Charles, Anastasia Christopoulou, Anna Gazda, Harry Helmisaari, Donald Hobern (+18 others)
2017 Frontiers in Applied Mathematics and Statistics  
Making Alien Species Data Useful controlled vocabulary.  ...  We describe seven ways that data on alien species can be made more accessible and useful, based on the results of a European Cooperation in Science and Technology (COST) workshop: (1) Create data management  ...  Any use of trade, product, or firm names in this article is for descriptive purposes only and does not imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.  ... 
doi:10.3389/fams.2017.00013 fatcat:h3zwiw5bbbaixfhrqdldzpep2y

Alien species and the EU Water Framework Directive: a comparative assessment of European approaches

Philip J. Boon, Stacey A. Clarke, Gordon H. Copp
2020 Biological Invasions  
Alien species feature to some extent in river basin management plans, but more emphasis on action is needed.  ...  Although the European Water Framework Directive (WFD) does not refer explicitly to alien species (AS), it is clear that invasive AS (IAS) are considered a pressure on WFD water bodies.  ...  If material is not included in the article's Creative Commons licence and your intended use is not permitted by statutory regulation or exceeds the permitted use, you will need to obtain permission directly  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10530-020-02201-z fatcat:eyffmqzqg5h6fgva3fobdelhgq

Diversity, Invasion Status and Usages of Alien Plant Species in Northeastern Hilly State of Tripura: A Confluence of Indo-Barman Hotspot

Amal Debnath, Bimal Debnath
2017 American Journal of Plant Sciences  
Country introduces many alien species to fulfill their over demand as ornamental uses, which were primarily neutralized to the new habitat but, sometimes a number of species become invasive to that habitat  ...  Among all the aliens, 67 species are used as ornamental plant, followed by 50 medicinally useful plants. In the state neutralized aliens are (36.57%) followed by invasive alien (24.07%).  ...  We are thankfull to BSI, Shillong for their kind help to confirm our identification of some species. We are highly gratitude to Smt.  ... 
doi:10.4236/ajps.2017.82017 fatcat:7vhzikelj5arhpjkzhfzv644oy

Rocky shores of a major southern African Marine Protected Area are almost free from intertidal invertebrate alien species

Hanlie Malherbe, Michael Samways
2014 Koedoe: African Protected Area Conservation and Science  
A major threat to marine ecosystems is the establishment and proliferation of invasive alien species.  ...  With only two alien species recorded, the Betty's Bay MPA and its surroundings support relatively few marine alien species with regards to rocky shore invertebrate biodiversity.  ...  The inclusion of the Saldanha Bay harbour in the WCNP makes this conservation region much more susceptible to the invasion of marine alien invertebrate species.  ... 
doi:10.4102/koedoe.v56i1.1206 fatcat:3v5kzjqggvcgnhhoqwfynybx4i

Incorporating climate change into invasive species management: insights from managers

Evelyn M. Beaury, Emily J. Fusco, Michelle R. Jackson, Brittany B. Laginhas, Toni Lyn Morelli, Jenica M. Allen, Valerie J. Pasquarella, Bethany A. Bradley
2019 Biological Invasions  
Invasive alien species are likely to interact with climate change, thus necessitating management that proactively addresses both global changes.  ...  Managers reported that lack of funding and personnel limited their ability to effectively manage invasive species, while lack of information limited their consideration of climate change in decision-making  ...  We are grateful to all natural resource  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10530-019-02087-6 fatcat:5tgykgsyivbvhfjl3tvxhuiy2e

Pseudococcus saccharicola Takahashi (Hemiptera: Pseudococcidae) in the British Virgin Islands: First Western Hemisphere Records, with Records of a Co-occurring Lady Beetle, Hyperaspis scutifera (Mulsant) (Coleoptera: Coccinellidae)

A. G. Wheeler, Gregory A. Evans, Natalia J. Vandenberg
2010 Proceedings of the Entomological Society of Washington  
This data is being used to develop prototypes of two (2) databases for contact and invasive species information.  ...  Of course, these two phenonmena can interact: habitat destruction can make areas more vulnerable to invasive species, and species invasions can result in the destruction of habitats. alteration of hydrological  ... 
doi:10.4289/0013-8797.112.4.565 fatcat:w5zfozxpwvffti5oq2xcuv7dwe

The most invasive five woody plants control risks assessment: Strategic precondition for sustainable governance of natural resources in Serbia
Procena rizika pri kontroli pet najivazivnijih drvenastih biljaka u Srbiji - strateški preduslov uspeha za održivo upravljanje prirodnim resursima

Renata Gagić-Serdar, Radovan Nevenić, Svetlana Bilibajkić, Tomislav Stefanović, Zoran Poduška, Ilija Đorđević, Goran Češljar
2012 Sustainable Forestry: Collection  
needs to be reduced to a minimum.  ...  During testing the increasing desire to apply the "precautionary principle" in the face of scientific uncertainty had been recognized.  ...  the scale and impact of invasive alien species, as highlighted by the recent publication of the ESIAS which aims to stem the flow.  ... 
doi:10.5937/sustfor1265149g fatcat:x6u3gwzdsbdklaxypwdiaark74

Full PhD dissertation "Widely resented yet neglected: latent environmental problems. The case of an invasive alien vine on Saba and Statia"

Jetske Vaas
2019 Zenodo  
"Let me tell you your problems". Using Q methodology to elicit latent problem perceptions about invasive alien species. Geoforum 99: 120-131.  ...  Using Q methodology to elicit latent problem perceptions about invasive alien species 49 3.1 Introduction 51 3.2 Participatory governance and invasive alien species 52 3.3 Invasive alien species  ...  The invasive alien Coralita vine (Antigonon leptopus The invasive alien Coralita vine (Antigonon leptopus The invasive alien Coralita vine ( ) covers large stretches of Saba and St.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.3550669 fatcat:x4mbc73i2rhohiu7jnqz6pevn4

A proposed unified framework to describe the management of biological invasions

Peter A. Robertson, Aileen Mill, Ana Novoa, Jonathan M. Jeschke, Franz Essl, Belinda Gallardo, Juergen Geist, Ivan Jarić, Xavier Lambin, Camille Musseau, Jan Pergl, Petr Pyšek (+7 others)
2020 Biological Invasions  
A wide variety of terms have been used to describe the management of invasive alien species and the sequence in which they might be applied.  ...  Managing the impacts of invasive alien species (IAS) is a great societal challenge.  ...  If material is not included in the article's Creative Commons licence and your intended use is not permitted by statutory regulation or exceeds the permitted use, you will need to obtain permission directly  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10530-020-02298-2 fatcat:koqznhbz6rawld5r23namosmne

Perception of presence, impact and control of the invasive species Sus scrofa in the local community living near the Itatiaia National Park, Brazil

Carina Zanco Pereira, Clarissa Rosa, Antônio Carlos da Silva Zanzini
2019 Ethnobiology and Conservation  
Wild pigs are considered one of the 100 worse invasive species in the world and they are expanding their range throughout Brazilian territory, leading to many social and environmental impacts.  ...  species in the region.  ...  Due to this fact, public opinion might be taken into consideration as a necessary and integrated component when facing the impacts caused by alien invasive species.  ... 
doi:10.15451/ec2019-06-8.06-1-11 fatcat:udczmofbybazpmsz6g6x43fj3e

Growing Non-native Trees in European Forests Brings Benefits and Opportunities but Also Has Its Risks and Limits

Elisabeth Pötzelsberger, Heinrich Spiecker, Charalambos Neophytou, Frits Mohren, Anna Gazda, Hubert Hasenauer
2020 Current Forestry Reports  
Recent Findings Few NNT in Europe show invasive behaviour and are listed as prohibited species or as species to be monitored.  ...  Summary Many more NNT are already used in forestry than previously thought, but relatively few species have major importance in terms of area, mainly in western European countries.  ...  Following regulation (EU) No. 1143/2014 on the prevention and management of the introduction and spread of invasive alien species, the 'List of invasive alien species of Union concern' (the 'Union list  ... 
doi:10.1007/s40725-020-00129-0 fatcat:5m3acsreyjetpld7nt5ikipqrm

Public preferences for the management of different invasive alien forest taxa

Anže Japelj, Jana Kus Veenvliet, Judita Malovrh, Andrej Verlič, Maarten de Groot
2019 Biological Invasions  
Invasive alien species (IAS) require management to mitigate their impact on ecosystems.  ...  Species with more media attention and those that are easily visible are more frequently identified correctly.  ...  In this study we focus on groups of invasive alien species that are most detrimental to Slovenia's forests.  ... 
doi:10.1007/s10530-019-02052-3 fatcat:xgka7ijxnfcy7otvcczqahpek4

Mating preference in the invasion of growth enhanced fish

Sami Aikio, Kata-Riina Valosaari, Veijo Kaitala
2008 Oikos  
Main results and discussion What makes a GMO an invasive alien?  ...  Ecological invasion analysis may be a useful tool for both purposes addressing the following questions: What are life history traits likely to make a species invasive or further increase its invasiveness  ... 
doi:10.1111/j.2007.0030-1299.16061.x fatcat:dkzzugujkrcv7nesjkq7mffh2i

Introducing the World Register of Introduced Marine Species (WRiMS)

Mark John Costello, Stefanie Dekeyzer, Bella Galil, Pat Hutchings, Stelios Katsanevakis, Shyama Pagad, Tamara Robinson, Xavier Turon, Leen Vandepitte, Bart Vanhoorne, Kevin Verfaille, Richard Willan (+1 others)
2021 Management of Biological Invasions  
Here, we introduce the World Register of Introduced Marine Species (WRiMS), a database directly linked to WoRMS that includes all introduced marine species, distinguishing native and introduced geographic  ...  WRiMS editors take responsibility for assessing the validity of species records by critically evaluating if a species has been introduced to a region, erroneously identified and/or potentially naturally  ...  We thank Dr Keith Hayes for providing valuable datasets on introduced marine species, including annotations on pathways, vectors and impacts.  ... 
doi:10.3391/mbi.2021.12.4.02 fatcat:wsypc6elbre37jzv46pw7k4wiy

Economic Dimensions of the Problem of Invasive Species

Edward A. Evans
1969 EDIS  
The purpose of this article is to highlight aspects of the economic dimensions of the problem of invasive species.  ...  In general the more comprehensive the approach used to assess the economic impacts of invasive species, the greater its potential usefulness to decision makers for identifying potential invasive species  ...  Archival copy: for current recommendations see or your local extension office.  ... 
doi:10.32473/edis-fe386-2003 fatcat:rlzzx6b4kzacbc6wil2d23dxi4
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