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Tracking Alien Marine Species along South Africa’s Coast

Saldanha Bay harbour is an important global shipping route along the coast of South Africa. The Mediterranean mussel is an invasive species that has spread along the south and west coasts displacing native species, damaging…

Nest Predation Study led by Dr. Kerry M. Dore and her team

In an effort to understand green monkeys impact on biodiversity in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis, Dr. Kerry M. Dore and her team did a year-long nest predation study in the rainforests of…

The Caribbean islands have suffered IAS increases due to climate change

Invasive species are defined as non-native animals, plants, or other organisms that dominate ecosystems and damage their structure and function. The Caribbean islands have had a long history of humans accidentally or intentionally introducing non-native…