Area of Focus: Invasive Species

June 4, 2024

Study finds risk of wild pigs invading U.S. from Canada

Researchers warn of “high potential” for movement into states without wild pigs

May 28, 2024

Controlling invasive deer on Hawaiian home lands

Introduced for hunting, axis deer populations are exploding

May 21, 2024

Genetics help combat illegal movement of feral swine

Most wild pigs are hybrids, offering clues to distinguish them from domestic pigs

May 3, 2024

All that conservation work really does pay off

An analysis of global efforts found conservation actions are making a difference for biodiversity

April 22, 2024

When brown treesnakes don’t take the bait

Why didn’t tox baiting for the invasive snake work on Cocos Island?

March 27, 2024

Alberta effort blows the whistle on wild pigs

Over three years, 314 wild pigs have been removed

February 15, 2024

Climate change to bring invasive plants to the eastern U.S.

The plants could be ecologically and economically harmful

February 5, 2024

TWS 2023: Can bird-repellent lasers be more eye friendly?

Researchers are examining whether technology to reduce crop damage may be improved

January 12, 2024

Canadian ‘Super pigs’ pose threat to U.S.

Larger and more cold-hardy, these feral swine present new risks

January 11, 2024

Which species will invade Florida next?

Researchers explored species around the world that could get a foothold in the state