Invasive http://nhpr.org en Invasive Species - Part 2: Animals and Insects http://nhpr.org/post/invasive-species-part-2-animals-and-insects <p>They're the villain cousins of invasive plants... The spiny water flea, the Emerald Ash Borer, the Rusty crayfish and Rocksnot. Each either in New Hampshire or threatening to do so and harming not only the water, plants and land but indigenous animals, plus they have not natural predators. We'll look more closely at these invasive fish, insects and mollusks and what's being done to combat them.&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p></p><p><strong>Guests</strong></p> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 13:00:00 +0000 Laura Knoy 32316 at http://nhpr.org Invasive Species - Part 2: Animals and Insects Asian Carp Woes http://nhpr.org/post/asian-carp-woes <p><strong>EarthTalk®<br>E - The Environmental Magazine</strong></p><p><strong><u>Dear EarthTalk</u></strong><strong>: What exactly are Asian carp and why are they such a big problem lately?</strong></p><p><em>&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; -- Lori Roudebush, Portland, OR</em></p><p> Sun, 28 Apr 2013 04:00:00 +0000 30248 at http://nhpr.org Asian Carp Woes Milfoil Infiltrates Two More New Hampshire Lakes http://nhpr.org/post/milfoil-infiltrates-two-more-new-hampshire-lakes <p>The New Hampshire<a href="http://des.nh.gov/organization/divisions/water/wmb/exoticspecies/index.htm"> Department of Environmental Services </a>has found two more lakes in New Hampshire that have been infested with milfoil, an invasive aquatic plant. DES <a href="http://des.nh.gov/media/pr/2012/20120711-exotic-aquatic-plts.htm">announced&nbsp; </a>that Otter Pond in Greenfield and Naticook Lake in Merrimack both have well-established milfoil infestations.</p> Mon, 16 Jul 2012 17:51:52 +0000 Sam Evans-Brown 8867 at http://nhpr.org Milfoil Infiltrates Two More New Hampshire Lakes