Wed, Aug 20, 2014 -- 10:00 AM
Invasive Species on the RiseDownload audio (MP3)
California will gain a new invasive species every 60 days. According to the Center for Invasive Species Research at UC Riverside, some of these could lead to economic losses to the state of about $3 billion each year. We'll discuss the issues surrounding invasive species from Scotch broom to Asian carp and beyond.
Host: Michael Krasny
- Bryan Walsh, senior writer for TIME Magazine and author of TIME's recent invasive species cover story
- David Lodge, director of the Environmental Change Initiative at the University of Notre Dame
- Mark Hoddle, director for the Center for Invasive Species and researcher, Department of Entomology at UC Riverside