Invasive species combatants can become pests themselves – The Connecticut Post Online

Aug 30th, 2009 | By | Category: Uncategorized

In a small wooded section of northwest Greenwich, tiny weevils have been busily eating their way through the mile-a-minute vine in an experiment to see if the invasive plant can be controlled. But the weevil is itself a non-native species to North America, and scientists warn that great care must be taken when foreign species are introduced.

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