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Comparing determinants of alien bird impacts across two continents : implications for risk assessment and management
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2014-06-22)
Invasive alien species can have serious adverse impacts on both the environment and the economy. Being able to predict the impacts of an alien species could assist in preventing or reducing these impacts. This study aimed ...
An assessment of the information content of South African alien species databases
National alien species databases indicate the state of a country’s biodiversity and provide useful data for research on invasion biology and the management of invasions. In South Africa there are several different published ...
Macrophysiology for a changing world
(The Royal Society, 2008-07)
The Millennium Ecosystem Assessment (MA) has identified climate change, habitat destruction, invasive species, overexploitation and pollution as the major drivers of biodiversity loss and sources of concern for human ...
Phenotypic plasticity mediates climate change responses among invasive and indigenous arthropods
(Royal Society Pulishing, 2007-10)
Synergies between global change and biological invasion have been identified as a major potential threat to global biodiversity and human welfare. The global change-type drought characteristic of many temperate terrestrial ...