Episode 3 - SILENT INVASION, BLUE CRAB AND ALIEN SPECIES
In Veneto, the invasion of the North American blue crab and the Japanese beetle Popillia japonica threatens biodiversity.
SILENT INVASION, BLUE CRAB AND ALIEN SPECIES | Episode 3 Season 2
In Veneto, the invasion of the North American blue crab and the Japanese beetle Popillia japonica threatens biodiversity. The blue crabs, introduced 70 years ago, now dominate the Goro Lagoon, damaging the ecosystem. The Popillia japonica devastates crops, fought with harmful agrochemicals. Watch the whole episode. "It's maybe premature to say the warming is accelerating, but it's not decreasing, for sure. We still have our foot on the gas" - Matthew Huber, July 2023, The Guardian
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