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Impact assessment with different scoring tools; How well do alien amphibian assessments match?
(Pensoft Publishers, 2017)
Classification of alien species’ impacts can aid policy making through evidence based listing and management recommendations. We highlight differences and a number of potential difficulties with two scoring tools, the ...
Ecological impacts of alien species: Quantification, scope, caveats, and recommendations
(Oxford University Press, 2015)
Despite intensive research during the past decade on the effects of alien species, invasion science still lacks the capacity to accurately predict the impacts of those species and, therefore, to provide timely advice to ...
How repeatable is the Environmental Impact Classification of Alien Taxa (EICAT)? Comparing independent global impact assessments of amphibians
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2017)
The magnitude of impacts some alien species cause to native environments makes them targets for regulation and management. However, which species to target is not always clear, and comparisons of a wide variety of impacts ...
Comparing impacts of alien plants and animals in Europe using a standard scoring system
(British Ecological Society, 2015-06)
1. Alien species can change the recipient environment in various ways, and some of them cause considerable damage. Understanding such impacts is crucial to direct management actions. This study addresses the following ...