Can Invasive Species Be Stopped?
by Susan Hellauer
New York is one of the most aggressive states in banning invasive plants that can “escape” the backyard and take over roadside greenways and woodlands. The result: a changing landscape that threatens pollinators, crops, recreation, the economy, and human health.
Can a small but devoted army of professionals and citizens stop the onslaught?
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