Invasive Species Project

Virtual Reference Collection
username: bay shorehs
password: bshs
  1. **Grolier The New Book of Knowledge**
  2. **Science Online**
  3. **World Book Online**

Websites
  1. 100 of the World's Worst Invasive Alien Species
  2. FAQs -- Invasive Species - U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Good answers to FAQs about invader species, from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
  3. General Information About Invasive Species A good primer on invasive species, with illustrations and a glossary. From the National Atlas, maintained by the U.S. Department of the Interior.
  4. Invasive SpeciesIllustrated feature introducing several invader plant and animal species. From The Why Files--a science education magazine published online by the University of Wisconsin at Madison.
  5. Invasive Species: The Nation's Invasive Species Information System Gateway to federal efforts concerning invader species. Discussion of impacts, with species profiles and links to related agencies and organizations. Maintained by the National Agricultural Library for the National Invasive Species Council.
  6. Plant Invasions II An examination of the ways in which invasive plants are introduced to a region and their impact on ecosystems. Lists various invading species. Material associated with a biology course at the Univ. of Nevada--Las Vegas.
  7. run rabbit RUN The story of rabbits in Australia--the worst case ever of an invasive species. This Web site is a collaborative project of Irwin District Historical Society (Western Australia) and Australian Museums and Galleries Online.