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Introduced species

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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 ...

Nonnative Species

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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 ...

The Potential Conservation Value of Non-Native Species

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Abstract: Non-native species can cause the loss of biological diversity (i.e., genetic, ... non-native species and their potential integration into conservation plans ...

Invasive Species - National Wildlife Federation

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Learn how invasive species threaten native wildlife. ... (M-F 8 a.m. - 8 p.m. EST) National Wildlife Federation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Privacy Policy  ...

Are All Invasive Species Bad? | US News

www.usnews.com/science/articles/2011/08/31/are-all-invasive-species-bad

Aug 31, 2011 ... Non-native species unfairly get a bad rap according to a new study.

Alien Species Reconsidered: Finding a Value in Non-Natives by ...

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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 ...

Non-Native Species - The Environmental Literacy Council

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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 ...

Alaska's Nonnative Species, Alaska Department of Fish and Game

www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=nonnativespecies.main

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 new ...

Conceptualizing and Evaluating Non-Native Species | Learn ...

www.nature.com/scitable/knowledge/library/conceptualizing-and-evaluating-non-native-species-80060037

What are non-native species? Do they threaten biodiversity? Is the antipathy toward exotics a misguided prejudice against the foreign? Are there legitimate ...

What do native, non-native, and invasive mean? | Vital Signs

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Invasive species are non-native plants, animals, or other organisms that did not historically occur in Maine. When introduced to Maine ecosystems, they develop  ...

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Non-native species - Great Smoky Mountains National Park (U.S. ...

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Many non-native species have set up residence in Great Smoky Mountains National Park. A non-native is any species that occurs outside its native range as a ...

Non-Native and Invasive Species - Smithsonian Marine Station

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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 ...

Opinion: It's time to Stop Thinking That all Non-Native Species are Evil

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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 ...