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A science-based approach to tackle invasive alien species in Belgium – the role of the ISEIA protocol and the Harmonia information system as decision support tools

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A science-based approach to tackle invasive alien species in Belgium – the role of the ISEIA protocol and the Harmonia information system as decision support tools. / Vanderhoeven, Sonia; Adriaens, Tim; D'hondt, Bram; Van Gossum, Hans; Vandegehuchte, Maurits; Verreycken, Hugo; Cigar, Julien; Branquart, Etienne.

In: Management of Biological Invasions, Vol. 6, No. 2, 2015, p. 197–208 .

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title = "A science-based approach to tackle invasive alien species in Belgium – the role of the ISEIA protocol and the Harmonia information system as decision support tools",
abstract = "A coherent response to biological invasions involves science-based, up-to-date prioritization tools alongside information transfer to relevantauthorities and stakeholders. Here, we describe how the collaboration between scientists and policy makers in Belgium has allowed the development of decision support tools regarding invasive alien species. We present the environmental impact assessment protocol ISEIA and comment on its applications. Furthermore, we describe and provide metadata for the information system Harmonia which was developed to disseminate this information to a diverse audience. Using several examples of initiatives addressing the threat of invasive alien species in Belgium, we show how these tools have been instrumental in strengthening capacity of the scientific community, authorities and stakeholders in Belgium on addressing the invasive alien species issue.",
author = "Sonia Vanderhoeven and Tim Adriaens and Bram D'hondt and {Van Gossum}, Hans and Maurits Vandegehuchte and Hugo Verreycken and Julien Cigar and Etienne Branquart",
year = "2015",
doi = "http://dx.doi.org/10.3391/mbi.2015.6.2.10",
language = "English",
volume = "6",
pages = "197–208",
journal = "Management of Biological Invasions",
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AU - Vanderhoeven, Sonia

AU - Adriaens, Tim

AU - D'hondt, Bram

AU - Van Gossum, Hans

AU - Vandegehuchte, Maurits

AU - Verreycken, Hugo

AU - Cigar, Julien

AU - Branquart, Etienne

PY - 2015

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N2 - A coherent response to biological invasions involves science-based, up-to-date prioritization tools alongside information transfer to relevantauthorities and stakeholders. Here, we describe how the collaboration between scientists and policy makers in Belgium has allowed the development of decision support tools regarding invasive alien species. We present the environmental impact assessment protocol ISEIA and comment on its applications. Furthermore, we describe and provide metadata for the information system Harmonia which was developed to disseminate this information to a diverse audience. Using several examples of initiatives addressing the threat of invasive alien species in Belgium, we show how these tools have been instrumental in strengthening capacity of the scientific community, authorities and stakeholders in Belgium on addressing the invasive alien species issue.

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DO - http://dx.doi.org/10.3391/mbi.2015.6.2.10

M3 - A2: Article in a journal with peer review, not included in A1

VL - 6

SP - 197

EP - 208

JO - Management of Biological Invasions

JF - Management of Biological Invasions

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