Preventing the Spread of Aquatic Invaders

PA Sea Grant Personnel, Sarah Whitney and Sara Stahlman, discuss aquatic invasive species.
Preventing the Spread of Aquatic Invaders - Webinars
Skill Level: Beginner
Length: 1 hour
Language: English

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Recorded: February 26, 2014, 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Sarah Whitney begins by giving an overview of PA Sea Grant and PA Aquatic Invasive Species including several examples. She also talks about prevention and plant risk assessments. Sara Stahlman continues by introducing best management practices that water gardeners can follow to prevent the introduction and/or spread of aquatic invasives. She concludes by sharing several resources.

Time Log

  • 0:08 - Introduction
  • 1:45 - Overview of PA Sea Grant and Invasive Species
  • 5:32 - Ecosystem and Economic Impacts of Invasive Species
  • 8:13 - Paths of Introduction of Invasive Species
  • 9:57 - Examples of Aquatic Invasive Species
  • 16:50 - Summary of Aquatic Invaders
  • 17:15 - Prevention of Invasive Species and Plant Risk Assessments
  • 20:20 - Water Gardening Guidelines and Best Management Practices
  • 27:30 - Water Gardening Maintenance Best Management Practices
  • 30:58 - "Get the Habitattitude" National Campaign to Control Aquatic Invasives
  • 32:35 - PA Sea Grant and Other Aquatic Invasive Species Prevention Resources
  • 38:03 - Question/Answer Session Begins
  • 50:40 - Webinar Ends


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