How Do Invasive Species Spread? From Rats, to Carp, to Kudzu...

We talk a lot about invasive species on TreeHugger, following the news on how species get from their native habitat to a new ecosystem and, once there, wreak havoc. Some of the most interesting invasive species are Asian carp, kudzu and even rats since they have the most frighteningly impressive impacts on their new ecosystems. But how did they get there? How Stuff Works has a cool write-up with lots of videos answering just this question.

Tags: Animals | Ecology