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St. Lucia: Impact of coastal regions due to Sargassum seaweed

The island of St. Lucia has suffered due to the impacts of Sargassum seaweed over the last few years. This stinky seaweed washes up on the islands’ beaches and has been linked to a combination…

Jamaica’s protected iguana and the many IAS that want to eat it.

The Jamaican Iguana is also known as the Cyclura Collei was once thought to have been extinct for over fifty years, but the species was rediscovered in 1990. This iguana is native to Jamaica. Their…

The Deep Impact of IAS on Biodiversity

Invasive species are a major threat to biodiversity as they have a profound impact on economies and ecologies.  They have transformed various habitats all around the world. Invasive species change the structure of ecology, displace…