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Chromolaena odorata (Siam Weed) in eastern Africa: distribution and socio-ecological impacts
Invasive alien plant species such as Chromolaena odorata have negative impacts on biodiversity, ecosystem services and human well-being. Ecological impacts of this shrub are relatively well understood, but its impacts on ...
Managing conflict-generating invasive species in South Africa: Challenges and trade-offs
Background: This paper reviewed the benefits and negative impacts of alien species that are currently listed in the Alien and Invasive Species Regulations of the National Environmental Management: Biodiversity Act (Act no ...
The progress of interdisciplinarity in invasion science
(Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, 2017)
Interdisciplinarity is needed to gain knowledge of the ecology of invasive species and invaded ecosystems, and of the human dimensions of biological invasions. We combine a quantitative literature review with a qualitative ...
Invasion Science: looking forward rather than revisiting old ground - a reply to Zenni et al.
(Cell Press Reviews, 2017)
Invasion Science: A horizon scan of emerging challenges and oppurtunities
(Elsevier Ltd., 2017)
We identified emerging scientific, technological, and sociopolitical issues likely to affect how biological invasions are studied and managed over the next two decades. Issues were ranked according to their probability ...