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Invasion Biology: Critique of a Pseudoscience

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Conservation biologist Theodoropoulos argues that anthropogenic dispersal of "invasive" species increases biological diversity and is not harmful to ecosystems, contrary to the views of "invasion biology." He asserts that the "invasive species crisis" is based on distorted science not supported by the data. After looking at the ecological facts of anthropogenic dispersal a ...more
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Published April 1st 2003 by Avvar Books
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A good read. Shows the importance of science as a tool.
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The book discusses research that shows that human-dispersed plant species actually increase biodiversity, benefit ecosystems, and heal the planet. It examines the reactionary movement of "invasive vs. native" and the idea that corporations and govt. architects are exploiting that illusion to further their own ruinous agendas (often poisoning, burning, and clearcutting public lands). Richo Cech of Horizon Herbs recommends and sells this book on their website. Looks interesting!

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