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Name: Young, Brenda (Researcher)

Institution: Daemen College

Description of Expertise:

Current research focuses on ecological impact of invasive flowering plants on the pollinator community and native plant species. Specifically, I am interested in whether the presence of the invasives may alter pollinator activity and reproductive success of the native flowering plants.

Phone: (716) 839-8366


States: Florida

Species: Aquatic invertebrates, Terrestrial Invertebrates, Terrestrial plants, Wetland plants, Zebra mussel (Dreissena polymorpha), Japanese beetle (Popillia japonica), Japanese knotweed (Fallopia japonica), Purple loosestrife (Lythrum salicaria)

Ecosystems: Agricultural, Wetland

Research Areas: Impacts (ecological), Species demography

NY Regions: Western NY

Last updated: September 21, 2015 at 7:13 am


Institution: Cornell University

Description of Expertise:

Biological control of alfalfa snout beetle with native persistent entomopathogenic nematodes

Countries: Canada

Species: Terrestrial Invertebrates, Alfalfa snout beetle (Otiorhynchus ligustici),

Ecosystems: Agricultural

Research Areas: Extension and education, Impacts (ecological, economic), Management techniques (biological control)

NY Regions: Adirondacks, Finger Lakes, St. Lawrence/E. Lake Ontario

Last updated: September 21, 2015 at 7:13 am


Institution: Union College

Description of Expertise:

My research deals with the economic valuation of the harm caused by invasive species and the benefits of remediation.


Species: Terrestrial plants, Black locust (Robinia pseudoacacia),

Ecosystems: Pine Barrens

Research Areas: Human dimensions, Impacts (economic), Public policy, Risk assessment

NY Regions: Capital Mohawk

Last updated: September 21, 2015 at 7:13 am