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By Robert C. Venette

Over the last century, the variety of species which were transported to components outdoor their local diversity has elevated gradually. New pests and pathogens position organic strain on important resident species, yet strict bans might clash with buying and selling and shuttle wishes. an outline of the way the clash should be controlled utilizing pest chance mapping and modelling, this publication makes use of labored examples to give an explanation for modelling and support improvement of device kits for review

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C. and Maes, D. (2012) Invasive alien predator causes rapid declines of native European ladybirds. Diversity and Distributions 18, 717–725. , Robinet, C. M. (2012) Framework for modelling economic impacts of invasive species, applied to pine wood nematode in Europe. PLoS One 7, e45505. J. and Leriche, A. (2007) The current and future potential geographical distribution of the oriental fruit fly, Bactrocera dorsalis (Diptera: Tephritidae). Bulletin of Entomological Research 97, 369–378. , Van Den Bosch, R.

Information and resources for the PRATIQUE DSSs Before starting the DSSs, analysts need to assemble three critical pieces of information: (i) a list of key factors that constrain establishment; (ii) a description of the area of potential establishment and suitability for population growth therein; and (iii) an assessment of potential economic, environmental and social impacts. Information about the species’ biology, distribution and climatic responses can also be useful. Analysts can obtain this information from a draft or final detailed PRA.

The common 30 Richard Baker et al. water hyacinth colonizes still or slowmoving water in estuarine habitats, lakes, urban areas, watercourses and wetlands. , 1991). e. inland marshy areas, watercourses and water bodies; EEA, 2012) and climatic suitability as characterized by climex and combining these maps by using a limiting factor matrix. The process is illustrated in Fig. 2 in the online supplement to Chapter 2. The areas at highest risk were considered to be the habitats of highest conservation importance.

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