How Pesky Pests Cost $1.7 Trillion Worldwide

Do you have a Fox problem? Maybe a Feral cat is wreaking havoc in your neighbourhood? Well, it’s not only the health of local ecosystems that are suffering. Recent research has revealed that invasive species have cost the planet a whopping $1.7 trillion between 1970 and 2017. And the big bill is still climbing.

2Ser Breakfast spoke to the Co-author of this research and Professor of Global Ecology at Flinders University, Corey Bradshaw to break down the true cost of pests. 

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