Articles and Issue Papers

Zebra/Quagga Mussel

2014

2013

2012

2011

2010

2009

2008

2007

2000 – 2006

1985 – 1999

Chinese Mitten Crab

Green Crab

Ballast Water

Aquatic Plants

Fish – Non-native

Marine Aquaculture

Other

ANS Examples

Caulerpa

Caulerpa

(Caulerpa Taxifolia)

Nicknamed “killer algae”, part of this species success as an invader in non-native habitats is the lack of natural predators. Predation by herbivorous fish and invertebrates is an important controlling factor in the ecology of this alga. C. taxifolia grows unchecked in environments with no natural predators.

(more…)