Continent-wide risk assessment for the establishment of nonindigenous species in Antarctica.


Invasive alien species are among the primary causes of biodiversity change globally, with the risks thereof broadly understood for most regions of the world. They are similarly thought to be among the most significant conservation threats to Antarctica, especially as climate change proceeds in the region. However, no comprehensive, continent-wide evaluation… (More)
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@article{Chown2012ContinentwideRA, title={Continent-wide risk assessment for the establishment of nonindigenous species in Antarctica.}, author={Steven L. Chown and Ad H. L. Huiskes and Niek J. M. Gremmen and Jennifer E Lee and Aleks Terauds and Kim Crosbie and Yves Frenot and Kevin A. Hughes and Satoshi Imura and Kate Kiefer and Marc Lebouvier and Ben Raymond and Megumu Tsujimoto and Chris Ware and Bart van de Vijver and Dana M Bergstrom}, journal={Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America}, year={2012}, volume={109 13}, pages={4938-43} }