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A global assessment of alien amphibian impacts in a formal framework
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2016)
Aims The environmental and socio-economic impacts of alien species need to be quantified in a way that makes impacts comparable. This allows managers to prioritize their control or removal based on impact scores that can ...
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 ...
Gastropods alien to South Africa cause severe environmental harm in their global alien ranges across habitats
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018)
Alien gastropods have caused extensive harm to biodiversity and socioeconomic systems like agriculture and horticulture worldwide. For conservation and management purposes, information on impacts needs to be easily ...
Global environmental and socio-economic impacts of selected alien grasses as a basis for ranking threats to South Africa
(Creative Commons CC-BY 4.0, 2018)
Decisions to allocate management resources should be underpinned by estimates of the impacts of biological invasions that are comparable across species and locations. For the same reason, it is important to assess what ...