Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Settlement of hogweed Sosnovsky (Heracleum sosnowskyi Manden.) on the Lososinka river (within the city of Petrozavodsk).

Abstract

Hogweed Sosnovsky is a dangerous invasive species of flora of the European part of Russia. Hogweed Sosnovsky may appear on the river is a result of the hydrochoric distribution of seeds. The distribution of hogweed Sosnovsky in an urbanized area requires the attention of environmental services.