Invasive Species Policy #1602

Season 16 Episode 9 | 26m 46s  | Video has closed captioning.

How does a nation combat the spread of invasive species and at what cost? Back in 1999 the government established the National Invasive Species Information Center with a mission of treating and eradicating invasive species. How is the program working here where more than 180 non-native species have invaded the Great Lakes ecosystem? We’ll talk about the threats, the impacts and potential fixes.

Aired: 01/15/16

Rating: NR

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