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Jul 31, 2015 09:30 AM ET // Kerry Sheridan, AFP
Florida plant detectives are on the trail of a slippery foe, an invasive African land snail that is wily and potentially infectious.
Apr 8, 2015 11:35 AM ET // Discovery News
Officials think it all started with a handful of pets discarded in Teller Lake #5.
Mar 26, 2015 05:00 PM ET // Richard Farrell
The hybrid child of Asian and Formosan subterranean termites has entomologists on edge.
Feb 9, 2015 11:15 AM ET // Laura Geggel, LiveScience
Creatures that indiscriminately slay other animals without eating them, may soon join the list of invasive species living in the region.
Jul 19, 2014 10:00 AM ET // Sheila M. Eldred
The invasive species native to Japan and the Korean peninsula is no friend to forests or gardeners.
Sep 3, 2013 11:15 AM ET // Charles Choi, LiveScience
The formation of mountains 450 million years ago may have allowed invasive species to storm the continent that gave rise to North America.
Feb 15, 2011 09:58 AM ET // Tim Wall
Your friendly neighborhood honeysuckle is probably an invasive species -- and that's OK.
May 3, 2011 08:28 AM ET // Tim Wall
A non-native species of tortoise is proving a good substitute for extinct native seed dispersers in Mauritius.