Ultimately one might conclude that we humans might be the greatest "invasive species" on earth for our large-scale impact on other species, so it prompts the question:
"Can this human ability to harvest wild food in dangerously efficient ways be harnessed for good ecological cause? ...If invasive species such as starlings and Asian carp were rediscovered as desirable food sources, we would clear our sky and water of them, just as surely as we've wiped out so many native plants and animals." (from Introduction, page 3)Check out our Water Research Guide on the topic of "Aquatic Invasive Species" here.
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