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Biological Pollution: The Control and Impact of Invasive Exotic Species

Out of Print

Edited By: BN McKnight

261 pages, Col photos, b/w photos, figs, tabs, maps

Indiana Academy of Science

Hardback | Dec 1993 | #31267 | ISBN: 1883362008
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The combination of natural habitat loss and the introduction of invasive exotic animal and plant species is causing environmental chaos. This book, the result of a 1991 symposium in Indianapolis, focusses on causes, case studies, control measures, management practices, ecological and economic consequences, and policy. Chapters include: Biological Pollution Through Fish Introductions; The Diaspora of the Asian Tiger Mosquito; Dogwood Anthracnose: Native Fungus or Exotic Invader?; The Fire Ant: Still Unvanquished.


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