The Invader Updater

About the Invader Updater

The Invader Updater began as a quarterly electronic newsletter, first published by Dr. Steve Johnson and Monica McGarrity in Fall 2009. The Invader Updater focuses on topics related to invasive vertebrate animals in Florida and the southeastern U.S., and now includes supporting webpages with supplemental information, resources, and news, and a Facebook page to update you on current news. 

Current Issue: Summer 2014 - Volume 6 Issue 2 (533 KB pdf)

Check out our archives and supplemental information links below for more on each topic.

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Follow the Invader Updater on Facebook

The Invader Updater is now on Facebook to help keep you up to date on current news and events related to invasive vertebrates in the southeastern U.S. For news from other regions of the country, and around the world, check out our supplemental "News To Know" webpages.

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Invader Updater Archives

2014 - Volume 6

Summer - Issue 2 (533 KB pdf)

Spring - Issue 1 (446 KB pdf)

2013 - Volume 5

Winter - Issue 4 (491 KB pdf)

Fall - Issue 3 (569 KB pdf)

Summer - Issue 2 (488 KB pdf)

Spring - Issue 1 (517 KB pdf)

2012 - Volume 4

Winter - Issue 4 (590 KB pdf)

Fall - Issue 3 (544 KB pdf)

Summer - Issue 2 (573 KB pdf)

Spring - Issue 1 (467KB pdf)

2011 - Volume 3

Winter - Issue 4 (473KB pdf)

Fall - Issue 3 (442KB pdf)

Summer - Issue 2 (439KB pdf)

Spring - Issue 1 (420 KB pdf)

2010 - Volume 2

Winter - Issue 4 (337 KB pdf)
Fall - Issue 3 (326 KB pdf)
Summer - Issue 2 (358 KB pdf)
Spring - Issue 1 (410KB pdf)

2009 - Volume 1

Winter - Issue 1 (345 KB pdf)

Supplemental Information

NEWS TO KNOW

View a list of links to invasive species news for Florida, the United States, and the world, organized by topic (e.g., Great Lakes Carp battle, Florida snakes). Links are updated weekly.

FOCAL SPECIES

Learn more about the species covered in the newsletter issues.

SCIENCE

Learn more about the science topics covered in the newsletter issues, and read the full journal articles and other related articles

RESOURCES

View a list of links to invasive species websites, fact sheets, and more.