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Alien species and insect conservation

This overview of the roles of alien species in insect conservation brings together information, evidence and examples from many parts of the world to illustrate their impacts (often severe, but in many cases poorly understood and unpredictable) as one of the primary drivers of species declines, e

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2016
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Invasive alien plants and their management in Africa : how a multi-country "War on Weeds" project is helping an infested continent to stem the colonising onslaught of invasive species

This book describes how the four-year GEF-funded project “Removing Barriers to Invasive Plant Management in Africa” was instrumental in developing ways of limiting the severe ecological, social and economic impacts in different parts of Africa of a number of particularly devastating alien plant i

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2013
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Surveillance des espèces envahissantes marines dans les aires marines protégées (AMP) méditerranéennes : guide pratique et stratégique à l'attention des gestionnaires

Les aires marines protegees (AMP) du reseau MedPAN sont confrontees a des problematiques communes, comme le manque de prise de conscience et de comprehension des impacts causes par les especes envahissantes, la rarete des informations sur les meilleures pratiques en matiere de gestion, et une ins

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2013
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Monitoreo de especies marinas invasoras en áreas marinas protegidas (AMP) del Mediterráneo : estrategia y guía práctica para gestores

Las áreas marinas protegidas (AMP) en toda la Red MedPAN se enfrentan a retos comunes, entre ellos la falta de concienciación y entendimiento de los impactos de especies invasoras, la escasez de información sobre mejores prácticas de gestión y la falta de información de referencia, directrices y

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2013
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Monitoring marine invasive species in Mediterranean marine protected areas (MPAs) : a strategy and practical guide for managers

Marine protected areas (MPAs) across the MedPAN Network face common challenges, among them the lack of awareness and understanding of the impacts of invasive species, the scarcity of information on best management practices and a lack of baseline information, guidelines and trained local staff to

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2013
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Guide to some invasive plants affecting Lake Tanganyika

This booklet describes some of the plants present in and around Lake Tanganyika that can affect its environment and biodiversity. There are many such plants and there will be more – but this small volume is a starting handbook to invasive plant recognition, understanding and management.

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2012
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Guidelines for development of a national ballast water management strategy (Arabic version)

This manual is the product of countries’ requests for assistance in strengthening and developing national regulatory frameworks related to marine Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in particular with respect to the transfer of potentially harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in ships’ ballast water

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2010
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Guidelines for development of a national ballast water management strategy (Russian version)

This manual is the product of countries’ requests for assistance in strengthening and developing national regulatory frameworks related to marine Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in particular with respect to the transfer of potentially harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in ships’ ballast water

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2010
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Directives pour l’élaboration d’une stratégie nationale de gestion des eaux de ballast

Ce manuel répond à des demandes émanant de pays d’aide au renforcement et au développement de structures cadres de régulation liée aux Espèces Exotiques Envahissantes (EEE), en particulier en lien avec le transfert d’organismes aquatiques nuisibles et d’agents pathogènes par le biais des eaux de

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2010
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Procedimientos para el desarrollo de la estrategia nacional de control y gestión del agua de lastre y sedimentos de los buques

Este manual es la respuesta a las peticiones de los países para una estrecha colaboración y desarrollo nacional del marco regulatorio relacionado con las Especies Exótica Invasoras (EEIs) en particular en lo que se refiere a la posible transferencia de organismos potencialmente nocivos y patógeno

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2010
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Mainstreaming gender into prevention and management of invasive species

The overall aim of this study is to bring together information on the subject of gender and invasive species, and thereby inform and strengthen future projects, activities and interventions in relation to invasive species prevention and management.

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2010
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Invasive species, climate change and ecosystem-based adaptation : addressing multiple drivers of global change

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2010
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Guidelines for development of a national ballast water management strategy

This manual is the product of countries’ requests for assistance in strengthening and developing national regulatory frameworks related to marine Invasive Alien Species (IAS) in particular with respect to the transfer of potentially harmful aquatic organisms and pathogens in ships’ ballast water

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2010
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Amenaza marina : especies exóticas invasoras en el entorno marino

Más del 70% de la tierra está cubierta por océanos y mares mayores y hay más de 1,6 millones de kilómetros de costa. Sin embargo, nuestro mundo marino está en peligro: la peor amenaza es la de las especies marinas invasoras.

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2009
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Menace en mer : les espèces exotiques envahissantes dans l'environnement marin

Plus de 70% de la terre sont couverts par les océans et les mers les plus importantes, et l’on compte plus de 1,6 million de kilomètres de côtes. Mais notre monde marin est en danger : la menace la plus insidieuse est celle que causent les espèces invasives marines.

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2009
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Marine menace : alien invasive species in the marine environment

More than 70% of the earth is covered by oceans and major seas and there are more than 1.6 million kilometres of coastline. Yet our marine world is under threat: the most insidious is the one posed by marine invasive species.

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2009
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A toolkit for the economic analysis of invasive species

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2008
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Biological globalisation : bio-invasions and their impacts on nature, the economy and public health

This book integrates biological, agricultural, medical, historical and economic knowledge on biological globalisation. It treats invading micro-organisms, plants and animals alike in their multiple impacts on nature and biodiversity, the economy and human health.

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2007
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Denying entry : opportunities to build capacity to prevent the introduction of invasive species and improve biosecurity at US ports

Trade and travel are the primary drivers of biological invasion both into and within the United States, and prevention measures have been identified as the most cost-effective means of minimizing the introduction and impact of invasive species.

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2007
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100 espèces exotiques envahissantes parmi les plus néfastes au monde : une sélection de la Global Invasive Species Database

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2007
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Assessment and control of biological invasion risks

Biological invasion, an issue of growing importance due to the significant increase in international transportation and trade, can disturb the balance of local ecosystems and even destroy them.

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2006
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Alien species in aquaculture : considerations for responsible use

Aquaculture is an important economic activity in coastal areas of many countries. It offers opportunities to alleviate poverty, boosts employment, helps community development, reduces overexploitation of natural coastal resources, and enhances food security.

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2006
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Global invasive species database (GISD)

The Global Invasive Species Database (GISD) is a free source of information about invasive alien species. It covers all taxonomic groups from micro-organisms to animals and plants, in all ecosystems.

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2006
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Sudamérica invadida : el creciente peligro de las especies exóticas invasoras

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2005
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South America invaded : the growing danger of invasive alien species

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2005
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Invasive alien species : a new synthesis

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2005
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An inventory and assessment of invasive alien plant species of Nepal

Biological diversity faces many threats throughout the world. One of the major threats to native biological diversity is caused by Invasive Alien Species (IAS) which can damage or replace native animal and plant populations, as well as the health of our ecosystems.

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2005
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Africa invaded : the growing danger of invasive alien species

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2004
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Tropical Asia invaded : the growing danger of invasive alien species

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2004
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Tackling biological invasions around the world : regional responses to the invasive alien species threat

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2004
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Use of genetically improved and alien species for aquaculture and conservation of aquatic biodiversity in Africa

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2004
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Phytoplankton identification catalogue : Saldanha Bay, South Africa, April 2001

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2003
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GloBallast legislation review 2002 : final report

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2003
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1st East Asia regional workshop on ballast water control and management, Beijing, China, 31 Oct - 2 Nov 2002 : workshop report

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2003
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Invasive alien bird species : a stakeholders view

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2003
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Regional workshop on invasive alien species and terrestrial ecosystem rehabilitation for Western Indian Ocean island states : sharing experience, identifying priorities and defining joint action, workshop proceedings

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2003
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Contribuciones al conocimiento de las especies exóticas invasoras en España

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2003
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Les espèces étrangères envahissantes dans les zones humides de l'Afrique : quelques menaces et des solutions

Wetlands in Africa are increasingly being recognised as ecosystems of extreme importance to man and biodiversity. However, the management of these wetlands has been impacted by alien invasive species that specialize on aquatic (and semi-aquatic) systems.

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2003
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Alien invasive species in Africa's wetlands : some threats and solutions

Wetlands in Africa are increasingly being recognised as ecosystems of extreme importance to man and biodiversity. However, the management of these wetlands has been impacted by alien invasive species that specialize on aquatic (and semi-aquatic) systems.

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2003
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1st Black Sea conference on ballast water control and management, Odessa, Ukraine, 10-12 Oct 2001 : conference report

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2002
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Baltic regional workshop on ballast water management, Tallinn, Estonia, 22-24 Oct 2001 : workshop report

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2002
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CIESM atlas of exotic species in the Mediterranean

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2002
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Turning the tide : the eradication of invasive species, proceedings of the International conference on eradication of island invasives

This collection of 52 papers and 21 abstracts focuses on sharing available knowledge to combat the threat of invasive alien species. Turning the tide of biological invasion by eradicating invasive species can yield substantial benefits for biodiversity conservation.

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2002
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Ekologicheskaya bezopasnost i invazii chuzherodnykh organizmov : sbornik materialov kruglogo stola

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2002
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A plague of rats and rubbervines : the growing threat of species invasions

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2002
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Invasores en Mesoamérica y el Caribe : resultados del Taller sobre especies invasoras : ante los retos de su presencia en Mesoamérica y el Caribe

Un gran número de especies exóticas están invadiendo distintos sitios del planeta, y no se trata de seres de otro mundo… sino de terrícolas!

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2002
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Invasioni biologiche : le introduzioni di vertebrati in Italia, un problema tra conservazione e globalizzazione

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2001
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Invasive alien species : a toolkit of best prevention and management practices

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2001
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Invasive plants and animals : is there a way out?

Alien invasive species are considered by the Species Survival Commission to be the second largest threat to indigenous species, following habitat destruction.

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2001
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Alien invasive species : report of workshop on alien invasive species Global Biodiversity Forum South and Southeast Asia session

Numerous initiatives are now underway to deal with the prevention, control, eradication and management of invasive alien species. A regional workshop was held in 1999 to discuss the problem in South and Southeast Asia.

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2001

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