Latest National Environmental Coalition on Invasive Species Stories

2011-02-14 11:13:00

As yet another invasive animal becomes established, environmental groups call on the federal government to screen the trade of imported animals and prevent the next problem invasion WASHINGTON, Feb. 14, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A large, non-native lizard called the black and white tegu has become established in Florida. Like the Burmese python, one of the state's most well-known invasive animals, the lizard is pushing out many of Florida's native animals, including some threatened...

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