Posts Tagged ‘Invasive Species’

Invasive Species: Searching for Solutions in a Globally Connected World

Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center field assistant Tara Leblanc in a stand of bamboo (Bambusa vulgaris) in Vicksburg National Military Park, Mississippi, U.S., during mapping of invasive plants. Image Credit: Hans Landel

Invasive species are a distinctly human-caused problem. We move them, introduce them, and cultivate them. As such, we have the responsibility of dealing with them.

Controlling Invasive Aquatic Weeds in Michigan’s Waterways Requires Interdisciplinary Approach

Michigan researchers use remote sensing, hydrodynamic modeling and ecological observation to monitor the control of invasive Eurasian watermilfoil in the Great Lakes.

Call for Papers: Ecological Impacts of Biological Invasion

Earthzine, an IEEE online scientific publication, is soliciting articles of 800 to 3,000 words for its first 2017 quarterly theme, Ecological Impacts of Biological Invasion, focusing on invasive species in land and aquatic environments.

Mites from Space: Tracking a Microscopic Pest in Puerto Rico

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Puerto Rico Agriculture Team Location: NASA Goddard Space Flight Center – Greenbelt, Maryland Authors: Dr. Sara Lubkin Julia Marrs Sean McCartney Alison Thieme Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Michael Cosh (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service) Dr. Ronald Ochoa (U.S. Department of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service) […]

Hydrilla Hype: Mapping an Invasive Weed in Two Georgia Reservoirs

Category: Identifying Invasive Species Extent & Critical Species Habitat Project Team: Southeast U.S. Ecological Forecasting III Team Location: University of Georgia – Athens, Georgia Authors: Shuvankar Ghosh Austin Haney Frank Braun Zachary Conner Christopher Cooper Abhishek Kumar Mentors/Advisors: Dr. Deepak Mishra (University of Georgia, Department of Geography) Dr. Susan Wilde (University of Georgia, Warnell School […]