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INVASIVE ALIEN SPECIES


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For a small island, Sri Lanka is rich in biological diversity. Yet, this natural wealth is under threat from various sources, including invasive alien species.
IAS grow rapidly, compete vigorously, push out native species and alter ecosystems. Their impacts are enormous and they have the potential to cause damage to the environment, human health, livelihoods and the economy.
Currently, 8 species of animals.
 
 
 
 
ias Apple snail
ias Gien Snail
ias Knife Fish
ias Marble cat fish
ias Rainbow trout
ias Red eared Slider
ias Scavenger
 
 
 
IAS Documentary
Information for the public knowledge about Invasive Alien Species in Sri Lanka...

AS policy Intro
Information about the policies of Invasive Alien Species in Sri Lanka...



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