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Biological invasion is a major component of global environmental change and it has negative impacts on native biodiversity, ecosystem services, infrastructures, agriculture production, and human and animal health. Direct and indirect economic costs of biological invasions amount to several hundred...

Author(s)
Shrestha, B. B.; Joshi, S.; Bisht, N.; Yi, S.; Kotru, R.; Chaudhary, R. P.; Wu, N.
Publisher
International Centre for Integrated Mountain Development (ICIMOD), Kathmandu, Nepal
Citation
ICIMOD Working Paper , 2018, No.2018/2, pp 49 pp.
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The Invasive Species Compendium (ISC) is an open access encyclopaedic knowledge base that draws together scientific information on invasive species with coverage extending to all taxa affecting managed and natural ecosystems and a focus on those with the greatest economic and environmental ...

Author(s)
Mountain, D.; Wakefield, N. H.; Charles, L. M. F.; McGillivray, L. A.
Publisher
Philippine Rice Research Institute, Muñoz, Philippines
Citation
Biology and management of invasive apple snails, 2017, pp 337-341
Full TextCABI Book Chapter Info
Cover for Assessment of the economic and poverty impacts of biological control of cereal stemborers in Kenya using the economic surplus modelling approach.

Author(s)
Midingoyi, S.; Hippolyte, A.; Ibrahim, M.; Muriithi, B.; Ong'amo, G.; Bruno, L.
ISBN
2017 CABI (H ISBN 9781786394118)
Type
Book chapter; Conference paper
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Chestnut gall wasp (CGW) (Dryocosmus kuriphilus Yasumatsu) is considered as the most harmful pest of chestnut worldwide. Due to its high rate of spread and negative ecological and economic impact, it could be ranked at the top of the list of alien species, which recently invaded Europe. Host plants ...

Author(s)
Rot, M.; Žežlina, I.; Kos, K.; Celar, F. A.; Matošević, D.; Melika, G.
Publisher
Društvo za Varstvo Rastlin Slovenije, Ljubljana, Slovenia
Citation
Zbornik predavanj in referatov, 13. Slovenskega posvetovanja o varstvu rastlin z mednarodno udeležbo, Rimske Toplice, 7.-8 marec 2017, 2017, pp 316-324
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This book contains abstracts of papers focusing on the common traits of invasive alien species, vectors and pathways for invasive alien species introductions, the role of the Danube river as an invasive alien species corridor and the environmental and economic impacts of invasive alien species in...

Author(s)
Trichkova, T.; Tomov, R.; Vladimirov, V.; Kalcheva, H.; Vanev, Y.; Uludağ, A.; Tyufekchieva, V.
Publisher
Institute of Biodiversity and Ecosystem Research, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences (IBER-BAS), Sofia, Bulgaria
Citation
Book of abstracts, 7th ESENIAS Workshop with Scientific Conference, 'Networking and Regional Cooperation Towards Invasive Alien Species Prevention and Management in Europe', 28 - 30 March 2017, Sofia, Bulgaria, 2017, pp 169 pp.
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Invasive weed species are characterized by rapid spread and successful establishment, occupying different habitats and thus potentially pose a threat to the biodiversity around the world. In recent years, a wide distribution of invasive weed species in north western area of Republic of Srpska (RS)...

Author(s)
Babić, G.; Trkulja, V.
Publisher
Faculty of Agriculture, University of East Sarajevo, Istočno Sarajevo, Bosnia-Herzegovina
Citation
VIII International Scientific Agriculture Symposium, "Agrosym 2017", Jahorina, Bosnia and Herzegovina, October 2017. Book of Proceedings, 2017, pp 1524-1530
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Summary Accurate assessment and prioritisation of the risks and benefits posed by conflict plant species is needed; these being plants that are both weedy and commercially valuable. When such species are introduced and become invasive, (sensu Richardson et al. 2000), conflict can arise. This...

Author(s)
Johnson, S. B.
Publisher
Weeds Society of Western Australia, Perth, Australia
Citation
20th Australasian Weeds Conference, Perth, Western Australia, 11-15 September 2016, 2016, pp 309-312
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Mangrove ecosystems are known as productive ecosystems with high ecological and economic importance. Anthropogenic effects have destroyed these habitats in many cases. Evaluating ecological and environmental status help to find stress sources in order to conserve them against more destruction....

Author(s)
Kamalifar, R.; Aeinjamshid, K.; Nurinejad, M.; Dehghan-Mediseh, S.; Vazirizadeh, A.
Publisher
Bioflux, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Citation
AACL Bioflux, 2016, 9, 1, pp 8-19
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Parthenium hysterophorus L. is non-native invasive plant species belongs to the family Asteraceae. Currently it is a notorious weed in Ethiopia. Socio-economic impacts as well as the local people's perception towards P. hysterophorus are poorly understood. Thus, the aim of this study was to...

Author(s)
Niguse Hundessa; Kifle Belachew
Publisher
IJARIT Research Foundation, Moulvibazar, Bangladesh
Citation
International Journal of Agricultural Research, Innovation and Technology, 2016, 6, 2, pp 5-11
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This volume contains 627 poster papers under 19 different themes: (i) Weed biology and ecology; (ii) Weed management options in crops and cropping systems; (iii) Improving weed management in conservation agricultural systems; (iv) Weed management in horticulture, plantation crops and non-arable...

Author(s)
Shetty, S. V. R.; Prasad, T. V. R.; Chinnusamy, C.; Sanjay, M. T.; Sondhia, S.; Kumar, S.
Publisher
Indian Society of Weed Science, Jabalpur, India
Citation
25th Asian-Pacific Weed Science Society Conference, Hyderabad, India, 13-16 October 2015. Proceedings, Volume III (poster papers), 2015, pp 1-618

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