Jump to Main Content
- Casas-Monroy, Oscar; Parenteau, Marie; Drake, D. Andrew R.; Roy, Suzanne; Rochon, André
- Marine biology 2016 v.163 no.8 pp. 174
- Miozoa; ballast water; coasts; marine ecosystems; probability distribution; shipping; tanks; uncertainty; water management; Canada
- ... Estimates of propagule pressure in invasion biology are often unavailable due to widespread use of proxy variables, leading to uncertainty in absolute introduction effort of marine non-indigenous species (NIS). We present a first estimate of absolute propagule pressure (probability distributions of the total number of individuals introduced per release event and per year) for viable non-indigenous ...