Navigation Links
Are invasive plants a problem in Europe? Controversial views among invasion biologists
Date:2/3/2014

ETH Zurich. Some of the study participants used a biological definition to discriminate native from non-native species ("species from a different biogeographic region"), while others referred to culture ("species not familiar to local people"). "Based on each definition, a different set of species is considered non-native in a particular country," Ms Humair said. Equally, different experts considered different impacts by invasive species on ecosystems and their functioning for humans (ecosystem services) to be relevant. "These ambiguous interpretations of key notions and divergent assessments of impacts may then lead to conflicting risk assessments and pronounced misunderstandings, eventually impeding concerted management action," concluded Ms Humair.

The authors propose that invasive species management would strongly profit from broader participation of different expert groups and stakeholders in invasive species research and management, making scientific uncertainties as well as diverging opinions towards management goals transparent.


'/>"/>

Contact: Franziska Humair
fhumair@ethz.ch
Pensoft Publishers
Source:Eurekalert  

Page: 1 2

Related biology news :

1. Carp dominate crayfish in invasive species battleground
2. An invasive Asian fly is taking over European fruit
3. UC research: Tracking Lake Erie water snake in fight against invasive fish
4. Minimally invasive treatment for ruptured aneurysm: Safe, reduces mortality
5. New clinical trial explores novel noninvasive colon cancer screening test
6. Weeding out invasive species with classical biological control
7. Syracuse University study finds autumn advantage for invasive plants in eastern United States
8. First oral agent to quell invasive macular degeneration, restore lost vision
9. A non-invasive intracellular thermometer with fluorescent proteins has been created
10. Floating dock from Japan carries potential invasive species
11. Study provides first evidence of coevolution between invasive, native species
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
Related Image:
Are invasive plants a problem in Europe? Controversial views among invasion biologists
(Date:4/6/2015)... Conn. , Apr. 6, 2015 NXT-ID, ... "Company"), a biometric authentication company focused on the ... has filed provisional patent 62/143028 for ... COMMUNICATIONS AND ENERGY TRANSFER  NXT-ID introduces a ... payments. This patent surrounds the use of miniature ...
(Date:4/2/2015)... GOTHENBURG, Sweden , April 2, 2015 ... revenues for Q1 2015 attributed to somewhat higher than ... company in the year-end report 2014 that revenues for ... MSEK that the company reported for Q4 2014. The ... continue to be negative. The complete interim report will ...
(Date:4/1/2015)... BOSTON , April 1, 2015   Medisafe ... 1.5 million users across iOS and ... has begun integrating biofeedback into the platform to allow ... health outcomes. For the first time, patients will be ... missing a dose impacts important biometrics, such as glucose ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 2NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 3NXT-ID Patents Miniature, Low Power Wireless Magnetic Stripe 4Fingerprint Cards Revises Revenues for Q1 2015 2Medisafe Announces Launch of Biometric Integration, Enabling Patients to Stay Adherent to Their Meds and See Tangible Health Results 2
... today in Science , researchers from Cambridge, Glasgow ... in how transcription factors, the proteins that bind to ... function over large evolutionary distances. The text books ... they regulate by binding to short, sequence-specific lengths of ...
... reef ecosystems are highly valued for their diverse ... reef fishing and tourism industries, but they are ... over-exploitation. The National Institute for Mathematical ... for its Investigative Workshop, Modeling Reef Ecosystems, to ...
... info@engconfintl.org ) and the Cell Culture Engineering ... proud to announce Prof. Michael J. Betenbaugh, ... Culture Engineering Award.,Mike Betenbaugh ( http://www.jhu.edu/chembe/faculty-template/MichaelBetenbaugh.html ) ... at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA. ...
Cached Biology News:Rewiring of gene regulation across 300 million years of evolution 2Michael Betenbaugh wins 2010 Cell Culture Engineering award 2
(Date:5/1/2015)... /CNW/ - Softchoice, a leading North American IT solutions and managed ... of two Cisco® Partner Summit Country awards. ... Security Partner of the Year for Canada ... in Montreal . "We ... awards at this year,s conference," said David MacDonald , ...
(Date:5/1/2015)... 1, 2015 According to ... Product (Equipment, Consumables), by Type (Monoclonal, Polyclonal), by ... Research Institutes) - Analysis & Global Forecast to ... global Antibody Production Market for the forecast period ... to reach $2.572 Billion by 2019 from $1.425 ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... 2015   Tamir Biotechnology , a leading developer ... its Ebola antiviral therapy program. Clinical ... currently being evaluated and considered by a number of ... During the first quarter of 2015, the company participated ... The Evaluation of Potential Treatments and Vaccines For Ebola ...
(Date:4/30/2015)... -- Oxford Finance LLC ("Oxford"), a specialty finance firm ... services companies, today announced the closing of a $10 ... a diagnostic testing company focused on improving the accuracy ... improved outcomes.  Proceeds of the loan will be used ... its products in the U.S. and China ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Softchoice recognized with two Country Awards at Cisco Partner Summit 2015 2Antibody Production Market worth $2.572 Billion by 2019 2Antibody Production Market worth $2.572 Billion by 2019 3Antibody Production Market worth $2.572 Billion by 2019 4Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 2Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 3Tamir Biotechnology Provides Update on TMR004 Development Against Mutating Ebola 4Oxford Finance Provides $10 Million Debt Financing to Celula 2
... at American Society of Clinical Oncology , , ... presented data demonstrating the use of ChemoFX(R), a chemosensitivity ... the colorectal cancer cells of individual patients. Results ... colorectal cultures tested, eight percent were responsive to cetuximab, ...
... KVISTGAARD, Denmark, June 1 Detailed ... Saturday at the,ASCO Annual Meeting in Orlando. The presentation was ... School , and the Dana-Farber Cancer,Institute who is also the ... The more detailed analysis supports the headline data that were ...
... Oncolytics Biotech Inc. (TSX: ONC, NASDAQ: ONCY ) ... intravenous REOLYSIN(R) in patients with sarcomas metastatic to the lung ... Clinical Oncology (ASCO) annual meeting. The meeting is being held ... , The presentation, entitled "A Phase II Study of Intravenous ...
Cached Biology Technology:Laboratory Test May Predict Effectiveness of ERBITUX(R) for Individual Colorectal Cancer Patients 2Laboratory Test May Predict Effectiveness of ERBITUX(R) for Individual Colorectal Cancer Patients 3PROSTVAC(TM) Data Presented at the ASCO Meeting Demonstrates the Potential for Significant Increases in Life Expectancy in Late-Stage Prostate Cancer 2PROSTVAC(TM) Data Presented at the ASCO Meeting Demonstrates the Potential for Significant Increases in Life Expectancy in Late-Stage Prostate Cancer 3Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Collaborators Present Positive Phase II Sarcoma Trial Results at ASCO Annual Meeting 2Oncolytics Biotech(R) Inc. Collaborators Present Positive Phase II Sarcoma Trial Results at ASCO Annual Meeting 3
BD BioCoat Fibronectin 35 mm Culture Dishes, tissue-culture treated polystyrene with a uniform application of human fibronectin....
... TYPE II Reacts with most of ... cell keratin of 86 and 58kD and ... keratin reactivity is found on human epidermal ... Immunogen: Human epidermal cells ...
BD BioCoat Fibronectin 150 mm Culture Dishes...
... CLS number is a new product number, ... If showing no availability yet, please order ... contact customer service for assistance. ... Dim: surface area 500 cm 2 ...
Biology Products: