SAIAB News » Seminar:Dumisani Khosa, Lubabalo Mofu & Dr Josie South: 30th October 2018

Invading Ireland

 

Abstract: Josie, Dumisani and Lubabalo attended the 10th International Conference on Biological Invasions: NeoBiota 2018, in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland

They also spent time in the Marine Laboratory at the Queen’s University of Belfast, working on understanding the invasive impacts of the freshwater crayfish, Procambarus clarkii and Neocaridina shrimp. Both are emerging and established invasive species around the globe and in South Africa. Various experiments were undertaken to assess differences and drivers of ecological impact and dispersal of these invasives.

This presentation will give an overview of their trip as well as their research.

Date: Tuesday, 30th  October 2018

Time: 10.30am

Venue: Lecture Room, SAIAB

 

All welcome.