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Benefits of restoring apex predator populations

The role that apex predators play in ecosystem functioning, disease regulation and biodiversity maintenance is increasingly debated. However, the positive impacts of their presence in terrestrial...

A novel system for ranking and comparing the impacts of introduced species

Many alien taxa are known to cause socio-economic impacts by affecting the different constituents of human well-being (security; material and immaterial assets; health; social, spiritual and...

Prioritization management tool for damaging alien species

Alien species can exert negative environmental and socio-economic impacts. Often it is not clear which of the numerous alien species are most important in terms of damage, and therefore, impact...