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 ...
www.brown.edu/Research/Sax_Research_Lab/Documents/PDFs/Schlaepfer et al. 2011 - conservation value of non-natives.pdf
Abstract: Non-native species can cause the loss of biological diversity (i.e.,
genetic, ... non-native species and their potential integration into conservation
Jul 24, 2014 ... Giant Aldabra tortoises are a non-native species on the islands of Mauritius. The
country introduced them in 2004 after losing all its large ...
Aug 31, 2011 ... Non-native species unfairly get a bad rap according to a new study.
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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 ...
introduced in an attempt to control non-native species. Below is a series of
featured alien plants and animals with images, followed by a complete list of 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