|Case Study: Lagarosiphon major – An Aggressive Invasive Species in Lough Corrib.
In areas where Lagarosiphon major is well established in Lough Corrib, preliminary studies have revealed that it has a significant negative impact on indigenous macrophyte communities. It is anticipated that the impact on natural indigenous fish communities in the lake will also be significant. Read more…
|Case Study: Water fern, Azolla filiculoides –Under biological control in Ireland.
The water fern, Azolla filiculoides is a small aquatic free-floating fern which has been established in Ireland for nearly a century. Read how this species has been successfully controlled at a site in County Cork by a weevil biocontrol agent. Read more…