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The use of living organisms to suppress a pest population, making it less abundant and thus less damaging than it would otherwise be. Synonyms :

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An alien lacking self-maintaining populations outside its natural range, either because it were {sic} unable so far to settle, or is too newly...

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{Definition understood}. Synonyms :

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A species or race which occurs naturally in an area, in this case Great Britain. Synonyms :

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The deliberate or accidental release of a living organism(s) into the wild to areas (e.g. country, region, site, etc.) where the species or race was...

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unintended introduction made as a result of a species utilising humans or human delivery systems as vectors for dispersal outside its natural range...

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The intentional introduction of an exotic, usually co-evolved, biological control agent for permanent establishment and long-term pest control....

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The use of plant pathogens which are expected to kill the target weed(s). Synonyms :

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A broader term for captive breeding, which encompasses all kingdoms as well as animals. ... Synonyms :

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The process of a species in a new habitat successfully reproducing at a level sufficient to ensure continued survival without infusion of new genetic...