Tagged With Invasive Species

Mysterious Chinese seed packets are showing up all over the US, and the government is warning people not to plant them


People in the US have reported receiving packages marked as jewellery that actually contain mysterious seeds from China


A Florida business owner is selling $90 face masks made from python skin to fight back against an invasive species



4-foot-long lizards that can eat 'just about anything they want' are taking over Georgia


Photos show how menacing 'murder hornets' can be. The venomous beasts can decapitate honeybees and kill humans.


A YouTuber nicknamed the 'King of Sting' let a 'murder hornet' sting him, and his arm ballooned almost immediately



Florida wildlife services declared open season in Florida — for iguanas


China's $1 trillion infrastructure project could encourage the spread of invasive bird and reptile species


A Virginia teen suffered third-degree burns after touching an invasive weed that can cause severe burns, blisters, scars, and blindness — here's what you should know about giant hogweed


Giant predatory worms are invading France -- and nobody noticed for almost 2 decades


Why you should never release your pet goldfish into the wild


Mysterious ticks from Asia that can carry a deadly virus are now spreading in the US --  and efforts to kill them are failing



These invasive ticks can appear in such numbers that they drain cattle of their blood -- and they have now been found in the US for the first time


People are dumping pet goldfish into lakes, and now thousands -- including some 4-pounders -- are ruining the ecosystem


Here's how this giant, freaky looking fish could save the Great Lakes


Lionfish have invaded the Mediterranean -- here's why it matters



Invasive species could cause billions of dollars in damage to the world's agriculture


The government is releasing millions of parasitic wasps across 24 states


Why aquatic-life experts are appalled that a Chinese millionaire bought 33,000 hairy crabs and released them into a river


8-foot-long carnivorous cat-eating lizards are invading Florida