List of Marine Introduced, Exotic or Invasive Species in the Region

The following draft document was put together by Dr. Nicola Smith as part of the project “Preventing the COSTS of IAS in Barbados and the OECS”.

Dr. Smith was contracted to conduct a risk assessment for Marine Invasive Species in Barbados and the OECS countries. Currently, there is a lack of existing published literature available on marine invasive species present in the Caribbean.

We’re enlisting your input in finalizing this list and request that you review the list. You can send your feedback to:

Dr. Nicola Smith


Naitram Ramnanan at