Globalization threatens biodiversity

When humans move more around the globe, other organisms move with them. Some of the organisms are pathogenes which in this way get far out of their historical distribution range. As a consequence, biological invasions have increased both in rate and in magnitude. To limit damage, we need to be aware about the factors that have an impact on them.

Read the article in a special edition of Forests written by dr Michelle Cleary and Simone Prospero on the topic!