Climate warming may have unexpected impact on invasive species, study finds

Rising temperatures may be seen as universally beneficial for non-native species expanding northward, but a study suggests a warmer world may help some invaders but hurt others depending on how they and native enemies and competitors respond. Climate change and invasive species rank among the largest predicted threats to global ecosystems over the next century, authors say.

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Last updated on 08 August 2014

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Climate Change
Invasive Species