Minimizing invasion risk by reducing propagule pressure : a model for ballast-water exchange

@inproceedings{Wonham2005MinimizingIR,
  title={Minimizing invasion risk by reducing propagule pressure : a model for ballast-water exchange},
  author={Marjorie J. Wonham and M. A. Lewis and Hugh J MacIsaac},
  year={2005}
}
© The Ecological Society of America www.frontiersinecology.org B invasions, a major and increasing agent of global biodiversity change, are often the result of inadvertent releases from trade and travel pathways (Levine et al. 2003; Ruiz and Carlton 2003; Drake and Lodge 2004). Empirical and theoretical evidence indicate that invasion risk can be decreased by reducing propagule pressure, specifically, the quantity, quality, and frequency of introduced individuals (Grevstad 1999; Rouget and… CONTINUE READING