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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Introduced_species

An introduced, alien, exotic, non-indigenous, or non-native species, or simply an introduction, is a species living outside its native distributional range, which has ...

myfwc.com/wildlifehabitats/nonnatives

More than 500 fish and wildlife nonnative species, also known as exotic species, have been observed in Florida. Not all nonnative species present a threat to ...

www.sms.si.edu/irlspec/Nonnatives.htm

Dec 1, 2007 ... Non-native species are species that have been introduced into new areas that have not historically been part of their native range. 'Exotic ...

www.nps.gov/grsm/learn/nature/non-native-species.htm

Mar 24, 2017 ... Many non-native species have set up residence in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A non-native is any species that occurs outside its ...

www.nwf.org/Wildlife/Threats-to-Wildlife/Invasive-Species.aspx

Learn how invasive species threaten native wildlife.

io9.com/5833022/10-of-the-worlds-worst-invasive-species

Aug 22, 2011 ... It's no coincidence that we refer to non-native species that begin taking over a new environment as "invasive" — when the local environment is ...

enviroliteracy.org/ecosystems/drivers-of-biodiversity-loss/non-native-species

Many plants and animals that are familiar to us today are not native. Some species are introduced intentionally for purposes of hunting and fishing; as an ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4282110

Apr 29, 2014 ... Non-native species cause changes in the ecosystems to which they are introduced. These changes, or some of them, are usually termed ...

www.marbef.org/wiki/non-native_species_invasions

Apr 22, 2009 ... An alien or non-native species is one that has been intentionally or accidentally transported and released into an environment outside of its ...

oceanservice.noaa.gov/education/kits/estuaries/media/supp_estuar09d_invasives.html

Invasive species, or invasives, are plants and animals that have found their ... Non-native species are often introduced to estuaries in the ballast water of ships.