Global treaty set to halt invasive species ravaging our oceans
imageBROKER/REX/ShutterstockBy Andy Coghlan At last, the game may be up for marine invaders that hitch free rides across the globe in ships’ ballast water. A global convention to stop this happening was formally triggered on 8 September, more than two decades after it was proposed, and will officially come into force a year from then. The convention...
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