Biological Invasions

A global assessment of terrestrial alien ferns (Polypodiophyta): species’ traits as drivers of naturalisation and invasion

Limits to biocontrol: the effects of urbanization and elevation on Bruchidius villosus and Exapion fuscirostre—two biological control agents of Cytisus scoparius

Scotch broom (Cytisus scoparius) modifies microenvironment to promote nonnative plant communities

eDNA-based crayfish plague detection as practical tool for biomonitoring and risk assessment of A. astaci-positive crayfish populations

Development of a quantitative PCR method for screening ichthyoplankton samples for bigheaded carps

Anisotropic dispersal by the Asian longhorned beetle (Anoplophora glabripennis): quantifying spatial risk and eradication effort with limited biological data

Turning population viability analysis on its head: using stochastic models to evaluate invasive species control strategies

Differences in landscape drivers of garlic mustard invasion within and across ecoregions

Full steam ahead: direct steam exposure to inhibit spread of invasive aquatic macrophytes

Journal of Ecology

Inbreeding diminishes herbivore‐induced metabolic responses in native and invasive plant populations

Alien plants can be associated with a decrease in local and regional native richness even when at low abundance

Biocontrol Science and Technology

Host range of Lepidelphax pistiae (Hemiptera: Delphacidae) and its potential impact on Pistia stratiotes L. (Araceae)

Management of Biological Invasions

Integrating landscape simulation models with economic and decision tools for invasive species control

Environmental DNA as a tool to help inform zebra mussel, Dreissena polymorpha, management in inland lakes

Better biosecurity: spread-prevention of the invasive Asian clam, Corbicula fluminea (Müller, 1774)

Intact vs. homogenized subsampling: testing impacts of pre-extraction processing of multi-species samples on invasive species detection

Ecological Applications

(Meta)population dynamics determine effective spatial distributions of mosquito‐borne disease control

Can we condition native plants to increase drought tolerance and improve restoration success?

Biological Control

Impact of Abrostola asclepiadis combined with other stressors on invasive swallow-worts (Vincetoxicum species)

Hyperparasitoids as new targets in biological control in a global change context

Field parasitism and host specificity of Oobius primorskyensis(Hymenoptera: Encyrtidae), an egg parasitoid of the emerald ash borer (Coleoptera: Buprestidae) in the Russian Far East

Small-scale dispersal of a biological control agent – Implications for more effective releases

Use of biocontrol agents as potential tools in the management of chestnut blight

Feeding strategy and prey selectivity in Cnesterodon decemmaculatus and Jenynsia multidentata in experimental enclosures: Importance for the biological control of mosquito populations


Consistency of impact assessment protocols for non-native species

Differential germination strategies of native and introduced populations of the invasive speciesPlantago virginica

New Phytologist

Tests of alternative evolutionary models are needed to enhance our understanding of biological invasions

Restoration Ecology

Invasive autumn olive performance varies in different reclamation conditions: implications for restoration

Repeated mowing to restore remnant native grasslands invaded by nonnative annual grasses: upsides and downsides above and below ground

The good with the bad: when ecological restoration facilitates native and non‐native species

Effects of experimental harvesting of an invasive hybrid cattail on wetland structure and function

Natural Areas Journal

Riparian and Upland Afforestation: Improving Success by Excluding Deer from Small Areas with Low Fencing

Effects of Riparian Invasive Nonindigenous Plants on Freshwater Quantity and Ecological Functioning in Mesic Temperate Landscapes

Biological Conservation

Man against machine: Do fungal fruitbodies and eDNA give similar biodiversity assessments across broad environmental gradients?

Biodiversity and Conservation

Incorporating knowledge uncertainty into species distribution modelling

Invasive feral swine damage to globally imperiled steephead ravine habitats and influences from changes in population control effort, climate, and land use


Identifying occupancy model inadequacies: can residuals separately assess detection and presence?

Invasive perennial forb effects on gross soil nitrogen cycling and nitrous oxide fluxes depend on phenology

Invasive earthworm and soil litter response to the experimental removal of white‐tailed deer and an invasive shrub

Population projection models for 14 alien plant species in the presence and absence of above‐ground competition

Habitat explains patterns of population decline for an invasive crayfish

Conservation Biology

Opportunities for better use of collective action theory in research and governance for invasive species management

Functional Ecology

Biological invasion: The influence of the hidden side of the (epi)genome

The potential for mass ratio and trait divergence effects to explain idiosyncratic impacts of non‐native invasive plants on carbon mineralization of decomposing leaf litter


Increasing drought favors nonnative fishes in a dryland river: evidence from a multispecies demographic model

Contribution of non‐native plants to the phylogenetic homogenization of U.S. yard floras

Accounting for heterogeneous invasion rates reveals management impacts on the spatial expansion of an invasive species