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ENV 301/501 Tropical Invaders & Biosecurity

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Learning materials for ENV301/501 Tropical Invaders & Biosecurity 

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What does success look like for feral animal management in northern Australia? | Northern Australia Environmental Research Portal

Feral animals have a major impact on the ecological, social and economic values of Australia. They can wreak havoc on …
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Eradicating fire ants is still possible, but we have to choose now

Eradicating fire ants is still possible, but we have to choose now | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
Improvements in knowledge and control methods mean eradicating the Australian invasion is challenging, but still potentially feasible.
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Plant disease myrtle rust jumps islands and spreads to Darwin

Plant disease myrtle rust jumps islands and spreads to Darwin | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
The fungal disease myrtle rust has been found in Darwin's rural area and northern suburbs.
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Asian honey bees (Apis cerana)

Asian honey bees (Apis cerana) | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
This page provides an overview of the Asian honey bee pest incursion in North Queensland
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Testing results confirm Panama disease on banana farm near Tully- 15 March 15

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Biosecurity QLD- Weeds, pest animals and ants

Biosecurity QLD- Weeds, pest animals and ants | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
Weed and pest animal management including information on pest mapping, management research, legislation, policies and permits, educational resources and careers
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A strategy for dealing with invasive species in Australia - Invasive Species Council

A strategy for dealing with invasive species in Australia - Invasive Species Council | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
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NT Biosecurity Strategy 2016-2026 - Department of Primary Industry and Resources

NT Biosecurity Strategy 2016-2026 - Department of Primary Industry and Resources | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
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Andrew Cox, CEO, Invasive Species Council

CEO of the Invasive Species Council, Andrew Cox discusses how crucial it is to have robust biosecurity measures in places to prevent invasive anima
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Search for Asian honey bee queen ramps up

Search for Asian honey bee queen ramps up | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
The search for a queen Asian honey bee is being ramped up in the Northern Territory towns of Katherine, Tennant Creek and Elliott this week.
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Plant virus outbreak at NT research farm

Plant virus outbreak at NT research farm | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
A virus that wiped out melon crops in parts of the Top End has been found at a Northern Territory Government research facility.
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Research on Panama Disease TR4 unfortunately destroyed

Research on Panama Disease TR4 unfortunately destroyed | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
A research project to trial banana plants that could tolerate Panama Disease Tropical Race 4 has been suspended.
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Fire ants threaten 2000 Sydney homes

Fire ants threaten 2000 Sydney homes | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
There are renewed concerns the outbreak of fire ants in Sydney could spread to backyards and playgrounds as the government expands the eradication efforts.
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Biosecurity Queensland- Facebook

Biosecurity Queensland- Facebook | Tropical invaders and biosecurity | Scoop.it
Protecting Queensland from the risks & impacts of pests & diseases through the collaborative...
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Great place to get up-to-date information about biosecurity emergencies

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