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Invasive caterpillars booming

Invasive caterpillars have ravaged trees across the province, but experts with the Ontario Federation of Anglers and Hunters (OFAH) Invading Species Awareness Program (ISAP) say healthy trees will survive by growing a second wave of leaves.

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Great Lakes could be under siege

A recent study determined that as many as 144 additional invasive species could potentially invade the Great Lakes.

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Invasive species costly, study finds

A multi-national study found the global cost of invasive species between 1970 and 2017 was $1.288 trillion US.

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Giving invasive species the boot

The Invasive Species Centre is giving away 10 customized boot brush stations to commemorate its 10th anniversary and to remind Ontarians that invasive species can hitch rides on our boots.

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Asian carp update

Efforts to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes took another small step forward in the last days of 2020.

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Armoured catfish found in Hamilton creek

The discovery of a non-native, armoured catfish in an Ontario creek reminds us why pets shouldn’t be released into the wild.

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US bait fish issues could affect Great Lakes

A study conducted in the US has revealed troubling information regarding invasive species prevention in the Great Lakes.

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Asian carp funding awaiting approval

Funding for the latest American measures meant to keep Asian carp out of the Great Lakes is one hurdle away from approval.

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Two grass carp caught in Great Lakes

Two grass carp were captured in Ontario this summer, OFAH’s Invading Species Awareness Program (ISAP) confirmed.