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 ...
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 ...
Abstract: Non-native species can cause the loss of biological diversity (i.e.,
genetic, ... non-native species and their potential integration into conservation
Learn how invasive species threaten native wildlife. ... (M-F 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. EST)
Aug 31, 2011 ... Non-native species unfairly get a bad rap according to a new study.
Feb 24, 2011 ... Some non-native species provide habitat and food for native animals and plants,
for example. In the southwestern United States, tamarisk trees ...
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 ...
By contrast, a nonnative species is one that is found outside its previously
observed range. Such a species is typically one that has been introduced to the
What are non-native species? Do they threaten biodiversity? Is the antipathy
toward exotics a misguided prejudice against the foreign? Are there legitimate ...
Invasive species are non-native plants, animals, or other organisms that did not
historically occur in Maine. When introduced to Maine ecosystems, they develop