Arctic Invasives – As More Ships Travel The Northwest Passage The More Trouble We’ll See From Invasives

The spread of invasive organisms from ballast water is a real threat as demonstrated in the expansion of red king crab along Norway’s coast…at the expense of other organisms.

http://www.theecologist.org/News/news_analysis/2450823/the_arctic_shipping_boom_a_bonanza_for_invasive_exotic_species.html

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