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Invasive animals and plants in Massachusetts lakes and rivers, lessons for international aquatic management, Wai Hing Wong

Table Of Contents
Cover -- Half Title -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Foreword -- Acknowledgments -- Disclaimer -- Author Biography -- Chapter 1 Introduction to Freshwater Invasive Species in Massachusetts -- Abstract -- Introduction -- The 19 Invasive Species in MA Lakes and Rivers -- Spread of Freshwater Invasive Species -- Climate Change on Freshwater Invasive Species -- Ecological and Economical Damage -- Management -- Public Education and Awareness -- Prevention -- Early Detection and Rapid Response (EDRR) -- Early Detection and Monitoring -- Rapid Response -- Control and Containment -- Physical Removal -- Chemical Treatment -- Biological Control -- Regulation and Permitting -- Regulation -- Permitting -- Order of Conditions -- 401 Water Quality Certification (Dredge) -- WM 04 Chemical Application License -- MESA-associated Permits -- Weakness and Strength -- References -- Chapter 2 Asian Clam (Corbicula fluminea) -- Abstract -- Introduction -- Ecological Impacts -- Economic Impacts -- Monitoring and Sightings -- Managing Actions -- Chemical Treatment -- Physical Treatment -- Biological Treatment -- Success Stories -- Benthic Barrier Control of Asian Clams -- Dry Ice Study -- References -- Chapter 3 Zebra Mussel (Dreissena polymorpha) -- Abstract -- Introduction -- Monitoring and Sightings -- Managing Actions -- Success Story -- References -- Chapter 4 Chinese Mystery Snail (Bellamya chinensis) -- Abstract -- Introduction -- Native and Invasive Range, Mechanisms of Spread -- Ecological Impacts -- Human Impacts -- Monitoring and Sightings -- Managing Actions -- Chemical Control -- Physical Control -- Biological (Ecological) Control -- Success Story -- References -- Chapter 5 Northern Snakehead (Channa argus) -- Abstract -- Introduction -- Native and Invasive Range, Mechanisms of Spread -- Ecological Impacts -- Human Risks and Benefits
Language
eng
Literary Form
non fiction
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1 online resource (466 pages)
Specific Material Designation
remote
Form Of Item
online
Isbn
9781000870336

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