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News on the Horus Institute

Government reviews change in text in Forest Code – on the plantation of invasive alien species in riparian areas
O Globo Newspaper - 29 May, 2012 (PDF) 
 - Portuguese

Invasive species: new database supports control work
O Eco - March 16, 2012 (PDF) 
 - Portuguese

Survey lists invasive alien plants and animals in the country
Folha de São Paulo - March 05, 2012 (PDF) - Portuguese
Estadao.com.br - March 05, 2012 (PDF)

Invasive species are eliminated in Paraná state
O Eco - March 11, 2011 (PDF) 
 - Portuguese

Barbarian Invaions Pag. 1 e Pag. 2
O Estado de São Paulo newspaper - February 23, 2011 (PDF) - Portuguese

The world invaded
Página 22 magazine - October, 2010 (PDF) - Portuguese

Alien and Dangeours
Gazeta do Povo newspaper - August 04, 2010 (PDF) - Portuguese

The forest back to their "owners"
Gazeta do Povo - 21 January 2010 (PDF) - Portuguese

Brazilian Protected Areas Congress promotes seminar on alien invasive species. Rosália Dors - October 05, 2009 (PDF)  - Portuguese

No care is enough with invasive species!
Planetasustentavel.abril.com.br - September 14, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Tilapias and tucunares threaten native fauna
Jornal do commercio - Recife. August 30, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Report indicates species that are threatennig fauna e a flora
InterCidadania.com.br – May 14, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Sectma joins seminar on invasive alien species
SECTMA.pe.gov.br – May 12, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Pernambuco state has 51 invasive species
Jornal do Comércio – April 05, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Volunteer action to cut down Pinus trees takes place in Paraná state on Nov 08
Fundação o Boticário – November 08,  2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Brasil wants to fight invasive alien species
ClicRBS.com.br – September 28, 2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Program raises public awareness on the importance of controlling the spread of invasive alien species
TNC/Brasil - June, 2007 (PDF) - Portuguese

Brazil: The first official invasive alien species list
BioNet - May 21, 2007 (PDF)

Silent invasion -Alien plants and animals bring more problems than solutions
SESC SP - May/June, 2006 (PDF 73Kb) - Portuguese

A profile of Silvia Ziller, coordinator of the South America Invasive Species Program, Brazil
TNC newsletter - 10 de Janeiro de 2006 (HTM) – English

Invasives have arrived
Revista Terra - Dezembro de 2005 (HTM) - Portuguese

IBAMA fights invasive alien species
Jornal do Comercio Brasil - October 10, 2005 - Portuguese

Invasive alien species threaten the southern biodiversity of Brazil, says Forest Engineer
Pesca com mosca – Octuber 04, 2005 (HTM)

Special 2 - Prevention is the way to go, says the representative of the Brazil Ministry of Environment
Radiobrás - October 04, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 6 - Scientists work on continental database to address the problem
Radiobrás - October 05, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 8 - Scientist says that society can help in the control of invasive species
Radiobrás - October 08, 2005 - Portuguese

Invasive Alien Species threaten Protected Areas in Brazil
TV Cultura - Repórter Eco - September 25, 2005 – Portuguese

Collecting data is the first step to start out work on invasive alien species
UICN - Sur - September 21, 2005 - Spanish

Brazil gets organized for controlling invasive alien species
Ecotour - July 17, 2005 - Portuguese - Portuguese

Invasive species will be the theme of symposium of experts in Brasília-Brazil
Pick-upau - Junho de 2005

Ministry of Environment opens registration for Invasive Alien Species Symposium in Brazil
Radiobrás - May 29, 2005 - Portuguese
Agrosoft - May 30, 2005 - Portuguese

Alien invasive species attack Protected Areas
Folha de São Paulo - May 16, 2005 – Portuguese
A
mbiente Brasil – May 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Natural Enemies
Folha de Londrina - April 23, 2005 - Portuguese

Alien and dangerous
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

News & Views - Ashoka environmental innovations initiative
Ashoka – March, 2005 (PDF) - Portuguese

Undesirable visitors
Ajuda Brasil - February 23, 2005 - Portuguese

I Brazilian Symposium on Invasive Alien Species in Brasília/DF
A
mbiente Brasil - January 10, 2005 - Portuguese  

I Brazilian Symposium on Invasive Alien Species will take place in May of 2005
A
mbiente Brasil - December 13, 2004 - Portuguese

Parana state suffers with biological invasions

A
mbiente Brasil - Luciane Horcel - 22 de Outubro de 2004 (HTM)

Invasive alien species in Parana state´s forests
Jornal do Estado - October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Biological control is the solution
Folha de Londrina - October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Invasive alien plants become pests in conservation areas
Folha de Londrina - October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Biological invasion reaches three southern states
PautaSocial - Carlos Guimarães - October 21, 2004 – Portuguese

Parana suffers with biological contamination
Tudo Paraná - Luciane Horcel - October 22, 2004 – Portuguese

NGO maps invasive alien species in Brazil
Paraná Online - Cintia Végas – September 28, 2004 – Portuguese

Invasive alien species break environmental balance
Gazeta do Povo - July 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Breaking New Ground in Brazil - Page 18 - (PDF 2.2Mb)
The GISP newsletter - 02 de Junho de 2004

The wild boar as an invasive species
Ambiente Brasil - Sílvia R. Ziller - Instituto Hórus - April 19, 2004 (PDF 29kb) - Portuguese

NGO does research on invasive alien species
Rota Brasil Oeste, Octuber 23, 2003 - Portuguese

Interview with Sílvia Ziller, President of the Horus Institute
Ambiente Brasil, September 10, 2003

Road manager” brings back native trees to Parana state’s roads
Ambiente Brasil, September 03, 2003

Non-native plants threaten biodiversidty
Ciência e Cultura - Setembro de 2003 (PDF 73kb)

Biological invasions
Revista Galileu, Agosto de 2003 (PDF, 615 Kb)

Invasive alien species threaten biodiversity
Jornal Gazeta do Povo, Curitiba, 18 de Julho de 2003

Biological invasion, a threat to biodiversity
Boletim da Ashoka Empreendedores Sociais, Outubro de 2002
  
Ambiente Brasil

The process of ambiental degradation by invasive alien plants
Revista Ciência Hoje, Coluna Opinião, v. 30, n. 178, Dezembro de 2001
Ambiente Brasil, 2002

 

News in Brazil

 

Cats and rats threaten Abrolhos Archipelago.
O Estado de São Paulo - April 09, 2012 (PDF) 

Invasive animals cause serious problems in the country.
Ambientebrasil - September 19, 2011 (PDF)

 

Overpopulation of rabbits and marmosets invades areas in Bauru, São Paulo.
JCNET - September 11, 2011 (PDF)

 

Wild boars and hybrid pigs become a threat.
Estadão.com.br - May 25, 2011 (PDF)

 

 

The wild boars invasion
O Globo - March 15, 2011 (PDF)

University student tests successful method for the control of giant african snail Achatina fulica
USC Notícias - October 07, 2010 (PDF)

Ataques de javalis ameaçam o campo
Zero Hora - 01 October, 2010 (JPG)

IAP recebe prêmio por programa de erradicação de espécies exóticas
Agência Estadual de Notícias do Estado do Paraná - 30 August, 2010 (PDF)

Snails invade and feed on plantations in Feira de Santana, Bahia
ATarde online - November 29, 2009 (PDF)

Undesired green in the Pantanal
OEco.com.br - November 29, 2009 (PDF)

Branches missing - superpopulation of tamarinss
Diário Catarinense - October 25, 2009 (PDF)

Paraná wins prize for invasive alien species erradication program
Parana State News Agency, 07 October 2009 (PDF)

Parana State Government presents unprecedented action at the Brazilian Protected Areas Congress
Agency News - PR. 21 September 2009 (PDF) 

They are pretty. But as green “aliens” they destroy native vegetation in Rio de Janeiro
Revista IstoÉ – June 19, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Brazil will have the 1ª national list of alien invasive species until July
BBC Brasil/Uol – June 03, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

A critical assessment of fish stocking programs using non-native species: rainbow trout releases (Walbaum). Boletim Sociedade Brasileira de Ictiologia – June 03, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

Predator loose in the highlands of Rio Grande do Sul
Oeco.com.br – May 17, 2009 (PDF) - Portuguese

From the ship tanks to the world
Oeco.com.br – November 07, 2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Non-native animals introduced by man in Rio threatens at least three native species under risk of extinction
GloboOnline.com.br – September 30, 2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Brasilia National Park replaces non-native species with natives
ICMBio.gov.br - DF – September 05, 2008

Economic losses on the tracks of wild boars
Gazeta do Povo - PR – June 17, 2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Beetle that destroys forests is the new villain of global warming
Globo.com - SP – April 24, 2008 (PDF) - Portugues
 

Pernambuco state has 51 invasive alien species
Jornal do Comércio - PE – April 05, 2008 (PDF) - Portuguese

Weeping grass (Eragrostis plana) becomes a pest in Southern Brazil
O Estado de S. Paulo - SP - Agrícola - 2007-07-18 - pg:10 e 11 - Portuguese

Invasive alien corals invade the Rio de Janeiro - Brazil coastline
O Globo - June 12, 2007 (PDF) - Portuguese

Program raises public awareness on the importance of fighting the spread of invasive alien species. TNC – June, 2007 (PDF) - Portuguese

Invasive alien species threatens Aparados da Serra/RS-Brazil ecosystems
EcoAgência - 26 de Abril de 2007 - Portuguese

Paraná state has second case of hemorragic dengue fever
Terra Notícias - March 29, 2007 - Portuguese

Pets must never be released in natural areas
O Estado de São Paulo - March 18, 2007 (JPEG 238kb) - Portuguese

Against alien invasive species
Folha do Estado Cuiabá - February 08, 2007 - Portuguese

Problem carrier
Agência FAPESP - February 02, 2007 (JPEG 113kb) - Portuguese

When environmentalism goes radical!
O Eco - October 02, 2006 – Portugues

Brasília National Park recognizes the importance of clearing invasive alien species to enable biodversity conservation
Correio Braziliense - October, 2006 (PDF 79kb) - Portuguese

Tribune detects failure in the protection of Brazilian biodiversity
Voz do Brasil - September 27, 2006 (PDF 13kb) - Portuguese

Small world means endangered world
International Herald Tribune - September 19, 2006

New GISP brochure explores invasives-poverty link
GISP - September 18, 2006 (
Download PDF 2.24Mb)

Alien invasive pets threaten biodiversity
Conselho Regional de Medicina Veterinária-PR - Jul/Ago/Set de 2006 (JPG 325Kb) - Portuguese

Invasion by alien species
O Estado de São Paulo - July 23, 2006 (PDF 1.47Mb) - Portuguese

Federal Justice sets deadline for the Country and the State of Rio Grande do Sul State to take up measures against the golden mussel
EcoAgência - July 17, 2006 - Portuguese

Silent invasion –invasive alien plants and animals bring more problems than solutions
SESC SP - May/June, 2006 (PDF 73Kb) - Portuguese

Invasive trees will be erradicated from Protected Areas in Parana - Brazil
ACRAPENA - 28 de Abril de 2006

IBAMA against invasive alien species
Jornal do Commercio Brasil – October 10, 2005

Brazil holds symposium on invasive species
Radiobrás – October 18, 2005  - Portuguese

A problem in the garden and on the planet
Radiobrás - October, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 1 - Brazil seeks to estimate the losses caused by invasive alien species
Radiobrás - October 04, 2005 - Portuguese

Especial 2 – Prevention is the best way, says representative of Ministry of the Environment
Radiobrás – October 04, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 3 - Biological invasions include some of the main diseases
Radiobrás - October 04, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 4- Symposium readdresses commitment with the Convention on Biological Diversity, says Marina Silva, Minister of Environment
Radiobrás - October 05, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 5 - Fighting invasive species demands an integrated approach, says member of GISP
Radiobrás - October 05, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 6 – Researchers work on continental database on invasive alien species
Radiobrás – October 05, 2005 - Portuguese

Special 7 - Rivers have more non-native animals and plants than expected, concludes researcher
Radiobrás - October 08, 2005 – Portuguese

Especial 8 – Environmentalist says that society can help on the control of invasive alien species
Radiobrás – October 08, 2005 - Portuguese

Invasive alien species threaten Protected Areas in Brazil
TV Cultura - Repórter Eco – September 25, 2005

Invasion by alien species
TV Cultura - Repórter Eco - September 25, 2005 - Portuguese

Collecting data is the first step to start on the work with invasive alien species
UICN - Sur - 21 de Setembro de 2005 - Spanish

Amphibians used in tests can spread disease
Terra - September 19, 2005 - Portuguese

A specie of mussel invades Brazil and threatens the biodiversity of rivers and lakes
TV Cultura - Repórter Eco - September 18, 2005 - Portuguese

Ibama authorizes controlled hunting of wild pigs - an invasive alien species that threatens agricultural areas in Rio Grande do Sul state
TV Cultura - Repórter Eco - September 11, 2005 - Portuguese

Brazil gets organized to control invasive alien species
Ecotour – July 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Unwanted visitors that come to stay
Ciência Hoje das Crianças - June 23, 2005 – Portuguese

Invasive alien species will be the topic for a Symposium of experts in Brasília
Pick-upau - June, 2005  – Portuguese

Registration open by Ministry of Environment for invasive species Symposium
Radiobrás - 29 de Maio de 2005 – Portuguese
Agrosoft - 30 de Maio de 2005 – Portuguese

Transgenics are not just GMOs
Olimpio Araujo Junior - ECOTERRA - Portuguese

The pest of snails
Jornal Nacional - May 23, 2005 - Portuguese

Globalization spreads invasive alien species.
Folha de São Paulo - May 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Alien invasive species threaten protected areas
Folha de São Paulo – May 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Natural enemies
Folha de Londrina – April 23, 2005 – Portuguese

Silent invasions in the Pampulha Lake (Belo Horizonte - Brazil).
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Alien and dangerous
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Wild pig´s attacks.
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Prison and fine.
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Undesirable species.
Uai Estado de Minas - April 17, 2005 - Portuguese

Freshwater invasives
Globo Rural - April 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Brachiaria invasion
Globo Rural - April 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Aquatic weeds
Globo Rural - April 16, 2005 - Portuguese


Pasture weeds

Globo Rural - April 16, 2005 - Portuguese

Excessive tucunaré (Cichla ocellaris)

Globo Rural - April 16, 2005 - Portuguese

New website on forest invasive species - African countries will share information, experiences and benefits
FAO NEWSROOM - March 25, 2005

Undesirable visitors
Ajuda Brasil – February 23, 2005

Australia offers reward to deter Bufo marinus
A
mbiente Brasil - January 18, 2005 - Portuguese

Invasive mite is the new threat to brazilian rice production
A
mbiente Brasil - January 18, 2005 - Portuguese

Brasília holds the 1º Brazilian Symposium on Invasive Alien Species
A
mbiente Brasil – January 10, 2005  - Portuguese

West Nile Virus threatens birds
A
mbiente Brasil - January 01, 2005 – Portuguese

I Brazilian Symposium on invasive alien species takes place in May 2005
A
mbiente Brasil – December 13, 2004 - Portuguese

Report recommends a plan to control aquatic invasive alien species
A
mbiente Brasil - November 24, 2004 - Portuguese

Snails return for recreation
Jornal do Brasil – November 18, 2004 - Portuguese

Species of sea horses on Brazilian coast are threatened
REVISTA CH 210 - November, 2004 - Portuguese

Invasive alien species in Parana State’s forests
Jornal do Estado – October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Biological control is the solution
Folha de Londrina – October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Non-native plants become problems in protected areas
Folha de Londrina – October 22, 2004 - Portuguese

Biological invasion reaches three Southern states in Brazil
PautaSocial - Carlos Guimarães – October 21, 2004 - Portuguese

Parana suffers with biological invasion
Tudo Paraná - Luciane Horcel - October 21, 2004 - Portuguese

Convention on Ballast Water is theme of seminar
Ministério do Meio Ambiente - September 27, 2004 - Portuguese

Minister of Environment, Marina Silva, talks about National Forestry Plan for Native Species and Agroforestry Systems
Ministério do Meio Ambiente - September 21, 2004 - Portuguese

Minister of Environment, Marina Silva, alters regulations to facilitate harvesting and planting non-native species and increasing care for natives
A
mbiente Brasil - September 14, 2004 - Portuguese

Native fishes give place to new species
A Gazeta - September 01, 2004 - Portuguese

Forbidden agrochemicals used for cultivation of castor bean (Ricinus communis) poison rural workers in Mato Grosso
A
mbiente Brasil - September 01, 2004 - Portuguese

Giant african snail control starts in Manaus - Amazonas
A
mbiente Brasil - August 29, 2004 - Portuguese

Local coordination to be established in Corumbá, Mato Grosso, to refrain dispersal of the golden mussel (Limnoperma fortunei)
A
mbiente Brasil - August 23, 2004 - Portuguese

Giant African snails advance in the North
Tribuna do Norte - August 04, 2004 (PDF 27kb) - Portuguese

Under pressure, President Lula bans article 64 which made the Brazilian Forest Code useless
Portal Popular- August 03, 2004 - Portuguese

Giant African snail scares residents in Cuiaba neighborhood
A
mbiente Brasil - July 26, 2004 – Portuguese

Invasive alien spcies unbalance the environment
Gazeta do Povo – July 22, 2004 – Portuguese

Removal of pine trees from sand dunes at Lagoa da Conceição - SC
FLORAM – July 22, 2004 (PDF 26kd) - Portuguese

Non-native mammal threatens birds on Anchieta Island - SP
Folha de São Paulo - July 18, 2004 - Portuguese

Breeding of Giant African snail to be banned in Sao Paulo
Guia Paraná - July 07, 2004 - Portuguese

Ibama will implement a plan to control the Giant African snail
Diário de Cuiabá – July 06, 2004 - Portuguese

Giant African snail invades Engenheiro Beltrão, Paraná state
A
mbiente Brasil - July 01, 2004 – Portuguese

Quito Declaration – Plantations are not forests
Latin-american net against monoculture of trees – July 2004

Experts discuss strategies to refrain advance of golden mussel (Limnoperma fortunei)
A
mbiente Brasil - June 30, 2004 - Portuguese

Algaroba (Prosopis juliflora) without proper management causes problems in the Northeastern semi-arid
A
mbiente Brasil - June 25, 2004 - Portuguese

Invasive alien species reaches Antarctica
A
mbiente Brasil - June 22, 2004 – Portuguese

Civil defense identifies African snail that causes tumours in Rio
ICEPA - 22 de Junho de 2004

More than a million salmon escape cultivation in Ayse
ECO Portal
- Junho de 2004 - spanish

Research foretells use of transgenic mosquito to control malaria
FIOCRUZ - June, 2004 - Portuguese

Poduction of diesel from castor bean takes employment and income to a miserable region
Portal Moveleiro - May 27, 2004 - Portuguese

Snail threatens ecological balance in Chapada dos Guimarães/MT - Brazil
A
mbiente Brasil - May 23, 2004 - Portuguese

CESP trains specialist to control invasion of golden mussel in Alto Paraná region , Brazil - Paraná - Ambiente Brasil - May 23, 2004 - Portuguese

Rats and goats threaten turtles
O Povo - CE - April 12, 2004 (PDF 22kb) - Portuguese

Annoni grass has already invaded 500 thousand hectares of grasslands in Rio Grande do Sul - Brazil - Revista Globo Rural - May, 2004 - Portuguese

IBAMA sentences use of tilapia as live bait
Ambiente Brasil - April 29, 2004 (PDF 26kb) - Portuguese

Brazil consolidates plan with Mercosul to control invasive species
Ambiente Brasil - April 29, 2004 (PDF 26kb) - Portuguese

Regional plan to stop invasive alien especies in America Latin
Ambiente Brasil - April 27, 2004 (PDF 26kb) - Portuguese

Control of invasive species on ship hulls
Zero Hora - Rio Grande do Sul - April 27, 2004 (PDF 24kb) - Portuguese

Government starts campaign to combat the golden mussel
Daniela Castro - Agência RBS- Brasília - April 23, 2004 (PDF 25kb) - Portuguese

IBAMA wants to set alert about the risk of invasive species
O Estado de São Paulo Newspaper - April 20, 2004 (PDF 24kb) - Portuguese

Ministry of Environment starts national campaign to control the golden mussel
CanalEnergia On-Line - Abril 16, 2004 (PDF 26kb) - Portuguese

Ibama authorizes abate of grey breasted parakeet and wild boar for populatinonal control
Ambiente Brasil - April 5, 2004 (PDF 28kb) - Portuguese

Biodiesel becomes a priority in Brazil
Sávio Brandão - Folha do Estado Online - April 03, 2004 (PDF 30kb) - Portuguese

Sand threatens the pampas-  soil in the southwest of Rio Grande do Sul undergoes desertification process
Daniel Cassol - March, 2004 (PDF 30kb) - Portuguese

Giant African snail threatens Belém, Pará, Brazil. O Liberal - Belém
March 27, 2004 (PDF 34kb) - Portuguese

IBAMA will fight invasive snail - African mollusk arrived in Brazil as an alternative to escargot, but became a pest. Evanildo da Silveira - O Estado de São Paulo
March 19, 2004 (PDF 26kb) - Portuguese

Government encourages small farmers to breed fishes in dams. SBPC/Labjor
March 19, 2004 (PDF 33kb) - Portuguese

Pacific Crab threatens ecosystem
Verônica Falcão - Jornal do Commercio - PE - March 19, 2004 (PDF 33kb) - Portuguese

Feral pigs destroy corn plantations in Herval - Rio Grande do Sul. Luciara Schneid - Agrolink - March 18, 2004 (PDF 23kb) - Portuguese

Chinese mollusk threatens environment and production in Brazil - golden mussel arrived in ships and has infested rivers and reservoirs in the South. Seven Ministries have been mobilized to fight the invasion. Evanildo da Silveira - O Estado de São Paulo - March 18, 2004 (PDF 28kb) - Portuguese

Australian shrub is the newest threat to the Amazon. Omar Lugo - Agencia EFE
March 12, 2004 (PDF 29kb) - Portuguese

Convention on Ballast Water in Brazil. Eduardo Geraque - Ambiente Brasil
January 13, 2004 (PDF 30kb) - Portuguese

Invasive Alien Species
Correio Riograndense - Edition 4.852 Year 95 - September 17, 2003 (PDF 37kb) - Portuguese

Ships spread 7 thousand marine species that cause environmental damage around the world. Chinese mussel arrived and causes damage in the Pantanal and Itaipu areas
News On-line Prometeu - April 10, 2003 (PDF 27kb) - Portuguese

University of Santa Catarina combat s biological pollution generated by pine plantations
UFSC - November 14, 2002 (PDF 27kb) - Portuguese

Presentation of main findings about the golden mussel by Parana state Energy Company, Lactec and Federal University of Parana on April 10 , 2000
GIA – Grupo Integrado Aqüicultura e Meio Ambiente - 10 de Outubro de 2002 (PDF 29kb) - Portuguese

Invasive alien species threaten ecosystems
Radiobrás - 2001

News in other countries

Research shows invasive species cost the Great Lakes millions
Notre Dame News - March 11, 2012 (PDF)

Cabras foram fuziladas em Galápagos para evitar exterminíno de espécies nativas
Folha de São Paulo - January 20, 2011 (PDF)

Helicopter spreads toxic bait to eliminate rats in Galapagos
Folha de São Paulo - January 20, 2011 (PDF)

Seeds of discontent: the ´miracle´ crop that has failed to deliver - English
The Idenpedent - February 15, 2010 (PDF)

Alien alert – plants for biofuel may be invasive - English
Bioenergy Business - July/August, 2008 (PDF)

New Trend in Biofuels Has New Risks - English
The New York Times.com - May 21, 2008 (PDF)

Beetle that destroys forests is new villain of global warming
Globo.com - April 04, 2008 (PDF)

When good weeds go bad - English
The New York Times - June 15, 2007 (PDF)

Brazil: The first official invasive alien species list - English
BioNet - May 21, 2007 (PDF)

Salmon escape cultivation and threaten British native species
Último Segundo - August 29, 2006

Arrival of alien species frightens Galapagos
Ambiente em Foco - August 25, 2006

Costly alien invaders rock world´s balance
Reuters - January 25, 2006


Non-natives and invasives

Naturlink - May 26, 2005

Court acts to halt release of invasive species in U.S. waters
Environment News Service - April 04, 2005 - English

Devil of a problem: the tree that´s eating Africa
Independent.co.uk News - August 27, 2004 - English

Invasion of the critters
Newsweek International - August 16, 2004 - English

Bullfrog explosion plaguing B.C.
CBC News Online - July 08, 2004 - English

Cane toad on research hit list
ABC News Online - April 14, 2004 (PDF 28kb) - English

Battle of the beaches rages over coconuts
Kathy Marks in Sydney – Independent.co.uk News - April 04, 2004 (PDF 28kb) - English

Cooperation urged on invasives - AIBS meeting participants say US Department of Homeland Security could coordinate efforts
The Scientist - Eugene Russo - March 22, 2004
 

 

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