Invasive Species B/C

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Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 6th, 2016, 10:24 am

idk if I can post pics yet, so I'll wit til later. But here it is.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby tm-scioli » September 8th, 2016, 6:48 pm

I guess this will the first question:
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1. common and scientific names
2. name a state it's invasive to
3. major impacts
4. control methods
5. It is closely related to what common food crop?

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 9th, 2016, 9:17 am

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1. Air potato, Dioscorea bulbifera
2. Florida
3. Grows quickly and crowd out native plants
4. Triclopyr products
5. Yams

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby tm-scioli » September 10th, 2016, 7:39 am

Nice, you go

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 10:24 am

One of my favorites..
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1. Scientific and common names
2. Impact?
3. Control methods

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 11:28 am

Brown Marmorated Stinkbug (Halyomorpha halys)
Agricultural pest
Prevention, some insecticides. No long term way to treat.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 12:57 pm

Yup, your turn

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 3:33 pm

Name 3 diseases that Aedes albopictus carries.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 10th, 2016, 3:36 pm

Jaol wrote:Name 3 diseases that Aedes albopictus carries.

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Yellow fever
Dengue fever
West Nile fever
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby Jaol » September 10th, 2016, 3:42 pm

Cool
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 10th, 2016, 3:49 pm

List an advantage and disadvantage of the use of TFM in the control of the sea lamprey.
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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 10th, 2016, 6:37 pm

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Advantage-TFM breaks down by itself after being used
Disadvantage-may harm the gills of trout

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 11th, 2016, 6:07 am

chscioly wrote:
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Advantage-TFM breaks down by itself after being used
Disadvantage-may harm the gills of trout

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby chscioly » September 11th, 2016, 2:38 pm

Question
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1. Common and scientific names
2. Where is it native to?
3. What is its impact?

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Re: Invasive Species B/C

Postby John Richardsim » September 11th, 2016, 3:09 pm

chscioly wrote:
Question
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1. Common and scientific names
2. Where is it native to?
3. What is its impact?

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1. Princess Tree (Paulownia tomentosa)
2. China
3. Grows and reproduces rapidly, displacing native species (particularly in disturbed areas).
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