Economic Impact Assessment of Leafy Spurge in Southern Manitoba - Final Report 2010
This document gives an in-depth view into the impacts of leafy spurge in many different areas of Manitoba's economy. The results from this study can be applied to other regions in Canada that are dealing with leafy spurge, and can imply the potential impact of a leafy spurge invasion into a weed-free region. It can downloaded here.
Guide to Monitoring Exotic and Invasive Plants
This guide, prepared by Erich Haber, presents example projects of monitoring activities and provides descriptions of simple tools and techniques that can be used to record valuable information on invasive plants. It can be accessed online by clicking here.
Invasive Alien Plant Program
This website gives an overview of the Invasive Alien Plant Program. In this program, municipalities are given assistance to develop weed management programs to eradicate, contain and control invasive plant species. To read more about the program, click here.
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Managing Vertebrate Invasive Species - Published
An international meeting convened in 2007 to highlight research,management, and public education campaigns for managing invasive birds, mammals, reptiles, and amphibians. Proceedings of that international symposium have been published and are available online at http://tinyurl.com/d6q3pb as individual papers, or can be ordered as a complete document in hardcopy format.
Trinational Risk Assessment Guidelines for Aquatic Alien Invaisve Species
This publication, by the Commission for Environmental Cooperation, provides a risk assessment of all 5 snakehead fish species and armoured catfishes, noting how they may enter Canada, the potential for colonizing in Canada and the spread potential. It is summarized by looking at the consequences that would allow establishment in Canada. Click here to read the full publication.