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Risky business? Using biological control methods to eradicate a marine pest species

Can the New Zealand sea  urchin be used as a biocontrol agent of invasive species?
Can the New Zealand sea urchin be used as a biocontrol agent of invasive species?

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Boosting the natural population of New Zealand sea urchins may help to eliminate an invasive Asian sea kelp, but at what cost?  Continue reading Risky business? Using biological control methods to eradicate a marine pest species