Invasive organisms are much decried in the public eye. They are blamed for everything from habitat loss of native organisms, to directly hunting and killing endangered animals. 883 more words
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Map of the Sacramento River drainage basin. The historically connected Goose Lake drainage basin is shown in orange. Made using USGS National Map and NASA SRTM data. 1,699 more words
The bunches grass bunches up. With the help of snow, it mounds. We could call it mound grass.
We could call it a village.
Note the vole highway in the lower centre of the image. 783 more words
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Colorado lakes, reservoirs remain free of invasive mussels; but more boats found with mussel infestations in 2019 -- @COParksWildlife
Here’s the release from Colorado Parks & Wildlife (Joe Lewandowski):
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More boats requiring decontamination because of infestations of destructive mussels entered Colorado last year than in 2018, but the statewide inspection program coordinated by Colorado Parks and Wildlife again succeeded in keeping invasive mussels out of the state’s lakes and reservoirs.
by Piter Kehoma Boll
Since humans appeared on Earth and started to migrate, they carried other species with them to new localities. This made humans not the only species to become invasive and, in the past centuries, with human movement throughout the planet becoming more and more intense, invasive species became more and more common. 675 more words