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Researchers warn of ‘very dangerous’ invasive species spread around Toronto’s ravines

August 16, 2016

Metro News | August 16, 2016

Researchers at the Uni­ver­si­ty of Toron­to are sound­ing alarms about a grow­ing num­ber of inva­sive species in the city’s ravines. From gar­lic mus­tard to Japan­ese knotweed, non-native plants are on the rise, putting wildlife and the nat­ur­al ecol­o­gy at risk, they say. The biggest prob­lem: the Nor­way maple. Read more.