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When eradicating invasive species threatens endangered species recovery


May 29, 2014

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Efforts to eradicate invasive species increasingly occur side by side with programs focused on recovery of endangered ones. But what should resource managers do when the eradication of an invasive species threatens an endangered species? In a new study, University of California, Davis, scientists examine that conundrum, now taking place in the San Francisco Bay.Full Story

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