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Climate Change Changing The Meaning of “Invasive Species”

Climate Change Changing The Meaning of “Invasive Species”

As climate change warms our planet and ecosystems respond, the definition for native and invasive species is becoming increasingly blurred. As Yale E360 wrote, “Across the warming globe, a mass exodus of tens of thousands of species is transforming the distribution of biodiversity — and challenging fundamental tenets in conservation policy and science.  In recent […]

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East Coast Armadillo Invasion

East Coast Armadillo Invasion

The nine-banded armadillo, which was once found only in Central and South America, is on the move due to loss of habitat caused by deforestation and climate change.  This species of armadillo is spreading rapidly east across the U.S., with sightings as far north as Wisconsin and as far east as North Carolina,  and though they are […]

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