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The paper “Ecological and Evolutionary consequences of Coastal Invasions,” by Edwin Grosholz presented a review of the literature regarding invasive species in estuarine and marine environments. He begins with an introduction of how these environments are among the most invaded … Continue reading
Effects of zebra mussels (Dreissena polymorpha) on native bivalves: the beginning of the end or the end of the beginning?
Zebra mussels have coexisted in their native European range alongside sphaeriids and other unionids on a timescale ranging from decades to millennia. They were accidentally introduced to North American in the late 1980’s and have become well known for out … Continue reading
I presented a paper entitled “Hybridization dynamics of invasive cattail (Tphaceae) stands in the Western Great Lakes Region of North America: a molecular analysis” in which various effects of hybridized cattail species were examined. This paper is also one of … Continue reading